He said: "Whilst I am sorry to be leaving, the pre-existing commercial framework makes it difficult for me to apply my talents and fully leverage the assets of the IAAF
in the way I would like.
We have innovated audiovisual coverage of the sport with the creation of IAAF
Productions as evidenced by the recent World Indoor Tour besides changing processes at the Monaco Headquarters to better serve the sport," explained Gers adding that with the team now in place, he is confident the organisation is in the best possible hands to drive growth.
The fund is made up of contributions from the IAAF
, the International Athletics Foundation (IAF) and Seiko.
In March, there will be IAAF
Half Marathon Championships in Spain, followed by Commonwealth Games while the Diamond League will be in Doha in May.
With the current record written in Taipei Marathon 2017, she is 5 seconds away from the IAAF
World Half Marathon Championships(75 mins).
said it had contacted athletes who had applied for TUEs since 2012 and its president, Sebastian Coe, apologised.
said Stepanova can compete as someone who has made "a truly exceptional contribution to the protection and promotion of clean athletes, fair play and the integrity and authenticity of the sport.
Cray, the 100m dash champion and 400m hurdles record-holder in the SEA Games, pocketed a silver medal in the recent IAAF
World Challenge in Madrid, Spain after clocking 48.
The IOC executive board, in a telephone conference today (Saturday), emphasised that it fully respects the IAAF
Rune Andersen, who heads the IAAF
task force overseeing Russia's attempts to reform, said Friday a "deep-seated culture of tolerance, or worse, appears not to be materially changed.
BBC's Panorama programme says it has seen text messages that suggest Papa Massata Diack helped secure votes for Coe as president of the IAAF
in August 2015.
Lausanne, Ramadan 11, 1437, Jun 16, 2016, SPA -- Athletics' governing body the IAAF
has rejected claims by the BBC that its president Sebastian Coe misled a British government probe into doping and that he was helped in his presidential campaign by the son of his predecessor in the position, Reuters reported.