Athletics 360

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AFRICA DAY 2023: Unlocking new revenue streams for African Athletes with Rebecca Elliot
May 25, 2023

Join us for the Athletics 360 Podcast AFRICA DAY 2023 special edition as our Editor-in-Chief Yomi Omogbeja chats with Rebecca Elliot, the Co-Founder of PROTOUCH AFRICA. Issues in this edition: Unlocking new revenue streams and value for African Athlet

Athletics 360 PREVIEW - 2023 Kip Keino Classic Continental Tour Gold Meeting - Nairobi, Kenya
May 18, 2023

Join our Editor-in-Chief Yomi Omogbeja and Kenyan journalist Daniel Wahome for an in-depth preview of the 2023 Absa Kip Keino Classic Continental Tour in Nairobi, Kenya on Saturday 13 May, 2023.Subscribe to Listen to Athletics 360 Podcast on-demand:App

Copenhagen Half Marathon 2022: Quick takes with Dorte Vibjerg - the Race Director and Chief Executive for Sparta Athletics Club in Denmark
September 26, 2022

The 2022 Copenhagen Half Marathon drew the largest number of elite African runners, particularly from Ethiopia and Kenya. Ethiopia dominated winning the men's and women's title. They occupied five podium places, with Kenya taking other solitary top

Sounds and feels from BMW BERLIN MARATHON 2022
September 26, 2022

Great ambient sounds as Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge sliced half a minute from his own world record to win the BMW Berlin Marathon, clocking a sensational 2:01:09 at the World Athletics Elite Platinum Label road race on Sunday September 25, 2022. #athletics #af

BETA CONVO - S2, E12 with Ruth Usoro (Nigeria)
July 21, 2021

Nigerian triple-jump national record-holder and 2021 NCAA Division 1 indoor triple jump champion, Ruth Usoro, is our guest on Episode 10 of Bt Convo Podcast Season Two.Usoro, a two-time All-American and Big 12 champion, set a national record of 14.36m

BETA CONVO - S2, E11 with Roberto Mandje (Equatorial Guinea)
July 21, 2021

Equatorial Guinea's Olympic middle and long-distance runner and the senior manager of runner training and education at New York Road Runners, Roberto Mandje, is our guest on Episode 10 of Bt Convo Podcast Season Two - originally streamed live on March 1

BETA CONVO - S2, E10 with Roger Haitengi (Namibia)
July 21, 2021

Namibian triple jump record-holder and 2014 African Championships bronze medallist, Roger Haitengi, is our guest on Episode 10 of Bt Convo Podcast Season Two.Haitengi, 36, is also the Athletics Manager at the University of Johannesburg where he obtaine

Caster Semenya on new event, tokyo 2020 qualification and more at 2021 ASA Senior Championships.
April 15, 2021

Double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya spoke about qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics Games in a new event after defending her South African championships 5,000m title in Pretoria, on Thursday. Semenya trimmed nearly 15 seconds off

Akani Simbine on the fast times on Day 1 at 2021 ASA national senior championships in Pretoria.
April 15, 2021

Strong winds deny Akani Simbine and Gift Leotlela new records at the 2021 Sizwe Medical Fund ASA Senior Track & Field and Combined Events Championships in Pretoria on Thursday.Simbine stormed to victory in the 100m with a season leading time of 9.82 sec

BETA CONVO - S2, E09 with Olumide Olamigoke (Nigeria)
February 26, 2021

Nigerian triple jumper and 2015 African Games silver medallist, Olumide "Olu" Olamigoke Jr., is our guest on Episode 9 of Bt Convo Podcast Season Two.Born in the United States to Nigerian parents who immigrated there in 1986, Olu Olamigoke is a 2016 Ol