Paralympic shot put champion Niko Kappel has said the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games should not go ahead if there is no cure for COVID-19.
The African Athletics Championships, set to take place in Algiers in Algeria, has been postponed until 2021 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Double high jump world champion Blanka Vlašić has started a fundraiser for earthquake relief in Zagreb amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Wanda Diamond League have postponed a further three events in Stockholm, Rome and Rabat due to the ongoing crisis surrounding COVID-19.
The World Para Athletics European Championships in Bydgoszcz in Poland have been postponed in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
World Athletics' Athletes' Commission has welcomed the postponement of Tokyo 2020 by the the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Japanese Government.
Athletics Canada have issued a lifetime ban to coach Dave Scott-Thomas after he was accused of "inappropriate relationships" with athletes.
The European Athletics Executive Board has asked organisers of this summer's European Athletics Championships to examine all scenarios for the event as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Kenya has pledged there will be more security at the World Under 20 Athletics Championships when it comes to the capital Nairobi this summer.
European Athletics has paid tribute to Ukrainian sprinter Tatiana Burakova, following the two-time Olympic medallist’s death at the age of 67.
World Athletics have stated they are in a "relatively good position" ahead of qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics which has been blighted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
French sporting legends, Martin Fourcade and Renaud Lavillenie, have backed the stance of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the future of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics despite the threat from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Britain's heptathlon world champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson has criticised the difference in advice from the Government and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first three events of the Diamond League season, scheduled in Qatar and China, have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
European Athletics' Executive Board will discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on its calendar in a teleconference next week.