Seville to host 1999 World Championships in Athletics
Sonia O'Sullivan swaps the boards for the turf
IAAF Council meets in Turin on eve of World Cross Country
Primo Nebiolo to give Press Conference in Palazzo Reale,
Turin on 22 March
Tergat still the strongest.
Dr 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.
See why Tergat didn't run to school
Jon Brown - On Course to Challenge
Welshman 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?
Can Fidatov maintain her
One serious threat to the Kenyans will
be Romania's Elena Fidatov who has dominated the
World Cross Challenge so far this season, winning
six out of the seven races she has contested.
Kenya set to maintain domination of
World Cross Country Championships.
A strong Kenyan team, led by Paul Tergat
will attempt to retain their collective crown in Turin on 23 March, whilst the Kenyan
women's team will be seeking revenge for their defeats in '95 and '96 by arch rivals Ethiopia.
Salah Hissou: 10.000m world
record holder in Turin.
Salah Hissou of
Morocco, silver medallist in last year's
Championships will make his first appearance this
year in the 25th IAAF - Pirelli World Cross
Country Championships in Turin 23 March.
A Word from IAAF President Dr