Rio 2016

, 14 Oct 2016

Farewell Jess Ennis-Hill—is it now KJT’s time?

One of Britain's finest athletes has hung up her spikes.

, 19 Sep 2016

Rio 2016: event profiles

Visualising the height, weight and age data of each athletics event.

, 23 Aug 2016

How did the sponsors do in Rio?

Nike totally dominates the brands medals table in the track and field events.

, 21 Aug 2016

Women’s 800m splits: negative split for Semenya

Semenya proved her total dominance over the field in Rio—and she could still go faster.

, 20 Aug 2016

Women’s 5000m splits: Ayana fails to break the Kenyans

The 10,000m Olympic champion didn't have it her own way in the 5000m as Cheruiyot emerges victorious.

, 20 Aug 2016

Fastest reaction times in Rio

Lalova may have finished last in the women's 200m final, but did manage the fast reaction time of any sprinter in any final.

, 19 Aug 2016

Track and Field Body Types: Rio 2016

Every Rio 2016 athlete charted according to height and weight.

, 18 Aug 2016

Decathlon: mid-way review

Kevin Mayer is the best relative performer so far and gunning for a medal

, 16 Aug 2016

Splits: 800m men’s final

Sometimes fortune favours the brave, but Kipketer's opening 23.2 200m in the Rio final just made him look a bit silly.

, 15 Aug 2016

How van Niekerk broke the 400m world record

Pierre-Jean Vazel breaks down the South African's race in Rio.

, 14 Aug 2016

Mo Farah’s 10,000m splits

Try as they might to stop him, Mo reigns supreme in the Rio 10,000m final.

, 14 Aug 2016

The long jump gets competitive

We were treated to a series of great jumps, a constant jostling for medal positions and athletes bringing their "A" game.

, 12 Aug 2016

Ayana’s record-breaking splits

Here's a breakdown of splits per 100m for the medalists. When Ayana was gone, she was gone.

, 11 Aug 2016

Rio Heptathlon preview: the battle of the Brits?

We take a look at the Olympic medal contenders.

, 28 Jul 2016

Can Merritt do the double in Rio?

We look at the challenges ahead for the 200m and 400m world leader.

, 23 Jun 2016

British championships: who will go to Rio?

There is an exciting depth emerging in GB sprinting.

, 3 Jun 2016

Will May’s top performers make the podium in August?

The Olympics are still months away, but what can we expect from the early pace setters?

, 14 Apr 2016

The WADA Effect = US Domination?

How could the Olympic athletics medal table look if Russia stay at home—and who might benefit?