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King Kenya! - Tergat takes third World Cross Country Title
See full reports of the 25th IAAF - Pirelli World Cross Country Championships with pictures of the events on our Reports pages.

Seville to host 1999 World Championships in Athletics


Sonia O'Sullivan - Fernanda RibeiroSonia O'Sullivan swaps the boards for the turf


Tergat still the strongest
Paul TergatDr Gabriele Rosa who has played a major role in the preparation of Kenya's distance runners gives his forecast for the 25th IAAF - Pirelli World Cross Country Championships.

Jon Brown - On Course to Challenge the Africans
Jon BrownWelshman Jon Brown looks to be one of the few serious non-African challengers in the World Cross Country Championships which will take place in Turin, Italy, on Sunday 23 March. Will he prevail or go down like a latter day Canute before the tide of African domination of the event? 

IAAF President Dr Primo NebioloA Word from IAAF President
Dr Primo Nebiolo


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Turin World Cross Country Championships 1997

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