A new overview of athletics world record may come into force after Athletics governing body proposes world record to be rewritten. The revolutionary new steps meaning, all world athletics record before the year 2005 will be rewritten, under a new proposal from European Athletics.
After the doping scandal, the true credibility of athletics achievement records was examined.
Britain’s Paula Radcliffe, among athlete, may face losing her 2003 world record in a Marathon run, she calls this proposal as “cowardly.”
The European Athletics president, Hansen said the world records are pointless if people do not believe them.
Colin Jackson, the British athlete who has an 110m hurdle and kept it for 10 years may also see wiped off.