April 22, 1992
Primo Nebiolo, head of the International Amateur Athletics Federation, said he expected that South Africa's readmittance to international sports will be made official at an IAAF meeting in Toronto.
August 15, 1991 |
Administrators in Johannesburg, South Africa, formally rejected the International Amateur Athletics Federation's invitation to compete in this month's World Championships in Tokyo. Joe Stutzen, joint chairman of the unified South African Amateur Athletics Assn., indicated that some administrators believe it is too soon for South Africa to return to international track and field, although the sport is racially integrated.
January 21, 1991 |
The Athletics Congress was told Sunday not to allow world record-holders Butch Reynolds and Randy Barnes to compete in the United States for the time being. TAC had said Reynolds, the record-holder at 400 meters, and Barnes, shotput record-holder, would be allowed to compete in domestic events until their appeals process against suspension for drugs use is complete.