Thomas Barr: “The only thing about Rio is I look back and think it was such a fantastic part of my career.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Times flies in Olympic cycles and in the four years since Thomas Barr finished fourth in Rio a lot of things have changed. One thing that hasn’t is B(...)

Ian O’Riordan travelled to Iten, Kenya, in December 2011, seven months before the London Olympics for a share fo the sacred air.

The plan was to live and train with the Kenyans for a few weeks and get some proper insight into why they’re so bloody good. I wasn’t born in the moun(...)

A second Kenyan official has been sent home - reports. Photograph: Getty Images

Kenyan athletics coach John Anzrah was sent home from the Rio Olympics after he posed as an athlete and gave a urine sample in a doping test, Kenya’s(...)