Letesenbet Gidey takes more than one minute off the 15km record at the Seven Hills race in Nijmegen in the Netherlands.
Harrison Dillard, the men's 100m champion at the London 1948 Olympics, dies in Cleveland at the age of 96.
Some of Britain's top athletes are threatening to sue the British Olympic Association (BOA) over "ridiculous and unfair" sponsorship regulations.
Scotland's Lynsey Sharp is taking a break from athletics after surgery to remove pre-cancerous cells.
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Caitlyn Jenner recalls how she felt trapped in her identity after winning decathlon gold at the 1976 Olympic Games as Bruce Jenner.
From the moment she left her teacher "speechless" at sports day, it was clear world 200m champion Dina Asher-Smith was destined for global success.
The Ingebrigtsens are not your average family. The seven siblings have already shared unique athletics success- and made unique sacrifices to get there.
BBC athletics reporter Phil Jones recalls a time when Linford Christie, Sally Gunnell and Jonathan Edwards won gold under the greatest pressure.
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