2021 Baron de Lancey Lecture – Law, Hormones, and Sport: a level playing field?

Cambridge Law Faculty published this video item, entitled “2021 Baron de Lancey Lecture – Law, Hormones, and Sport: a level playing field?” – below is their description. Dr Silvia Camporesi – King’s College London How do we ensure a level playing field in sport given natural variations in human biology? When athletes’ biological levels differ … Read more 2021 Baron de Lancey Lecture – Law, Hormones, and Sport: a level playing field?

Tamgho Takes Gold After Breaking 18m in Final Jump

Teddy Tamgho took Gold in the Men’s Triple Jump Final at the IAAF World Championships in Moscow after breaking the 18 metre mark in his final jump. The Frenchmen had been dogged by a set of fouls and it looked as though Cuba’s Pedro Pechardo might be in with a chance of winning as the … Read more Tamgho Takes Gold After Breaking 18m in Final Jump

Asbel Kiprop Claims Gold in Men’s 1500M Final at Moscow

Asbel Kiprop claimed a gold medal for Kenya in the final of the Men’s 1500m race at the World Championships in Moscow. Running a confident and dominant race, the 24 year-old defending champion (and 2008 Olympic champion) completed the course in 3:36.28. Kiprop’s team mate Mixon Kiplimo Chepseba led the pack for much of the … Read more Asbel Kiprop Claims Gold in Men’s 1500M Final at Moscow

Bolt Takes Third Gold Medal at Moscow World Championships

Usain Bolt is officially the world’s greatest sprinter after taking his third gold at the Moscow World Championships. Having run into first place in both the 100m and 200m Men’s Finals, Bolt rounded off a successful championship with a third gold in the Men’s 4x100m Final on Sunday. The Jamaican Men’s team took gold in … Read more Bolt Takes Third Gold Medal at Moscow World Championships

Jamaican Women’s 4x100m Team Set New Championship Record

The Jamaican team in the Women’s 4x100m Final at the World Championships in Moscow not only took gold, but also set a new championship record of 41.29. Carrie Russell, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Schillonie Calvert and Nickiesha Wilson posed next to their record time on the clock at the Luzhniki Stadium on August 18, 2013. The team … Read more Jamaican Women’s 4x100m Team Set New Championship Record

Tirunesh Dibaba Rounds Off Moscow 10,000m in Style

Tirunesh Dibaba played an old hand at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow when she tucked in with the pack until the final two laps of the women’s 10,000m final. Dibaba put on a top-class performance, watching the screen as she rounded the final bend for a smooth sprint victory, claiming the 2013 World Championship in … Read more Tirunesh Dibaba Rounds Off Moscow 10,000m in Style

Bolt Takes World 100m Title in 9.77 Seconds

Usain Bolt has claimed the World Championship in the 100m sprint, beating Justin Gatlin and Nesta Carter. At the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Moscow, Bolt was the star of the show – miming the opening of an umbrella as the line-up was announced ahead of the starting gun. After a typically slow start … Read more Bolt Takes World 100m Title in 9.77 Seconds

Prince Albert II of Monaco Opens Peace and Sport Forum

Prince Albert II of Monaco has opened the 4th forum on Peace & Sport, which was attended by Venuste Niyongabo, Christian Karembeu, Ronald Agenor, Wilson Kipketer and Paula Radcliffe among others. The forum will bring together experts and leaders from over 90 countires to examine the place of sport in peace-building, peace-keeping and peace-promotion. Workshops … Read more Prince Albert II of Monaco Opens Peace and Sport Forum