THE British Indoor Championships will be held on February 17-18 in Sheffield now and not February 10-11, as printed in our calendar of major 2018 events recently.
WORLD half-marathon record-holder Joyciline Jepkosgei plans to run again in Valencia at the IAAF World Half-Marathon Championships on March 24.
After that she aims to tackle the full marathon late next year or in 2019 with a view to representing Kenya at 26.2 miles at the 2019 World Championships in Doha and
2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
MEL WATMAN apologises for an error in his review of David Thurlow’s book. Harold Whitlock was, of course, Olympic 50km walk champion in 1936.
THE Ticket Factory has been announced as a national supplier for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018.
LISBON will stage the 2019 European Cross Country Championships following Samorin next month and Tilburg in December 2018.
FRANKIE FREDERICKS has been charged with money laundering and corruption. The ex-sprinter has been accused of accepting a bribe from Papa Massata Diack on the day Rio won the IOC’s vote to stage the 2016 Olympics but claims the money was for consultancy work for the IAAF.