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Coe Pledges more Direct Revenue, Bubka Individual Programmes for IAAF Athlete Development


Sebastian Coe and Sergey Bubka, candidates for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Presidency, have made their latest appeal to the 214 Member Federations on the crucial subject of athletics development - with Coe promising more direct revenue, and Bubka vowing to create more individualised development programmes.

Boston 2024 Fight Off Accusations Of "Drunken Optimism"

Boston 2024 have been accused of "drunken optimism" in elements of their Olympic and Paralympic bid in a fierce and outspoken television debate this evening between bid representatives and opposition figures. Amid much disagreement few concrete developments emerged, although Boston 2024 did pledge to further illustrate transparency by tomorrow revealing in full its initial bid submitted to the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) in December before the revamped version was launched last month.