Athlete of the year in Europe recognized by the British Spotlight, which WADA was allowed to use banned substances
British runner for middle and long distance Mo Farah named the best European athlete of the year, the press service of the European athletics Federation.
Best female athlete of the year was recognised by the Spanish high jumper, Olympic champion in 2016, the 37-year-old Ruth beitia. Was also named the best rising stars of the year: women won the Olympic champion in 2016 heptathlon Belgian the NAFI Thiam, among men, the champion of Europe of 2016 in the triple jump, the German Max Hesse.
Spotlight on the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro has won two gold medals (in the race at five thousand and ten thousand meters), becoming the quadruple Olympic champion.
19 Sep hacker group Fancy Bears has published the latest list of athletes who used doping, which featured a 33-year-old Briton.