Athletics in 'survival mode' after Games cancellation

By Rachael Ward
Updated December 1 2023 - 9:15am, first published 9:13am
Athletics Australia says Victoria's cancellation of the Commonwealth Games had a devastating impact. (EPA PHOTO)
Athletics Australia says Victoria's cancellation of the Commonwealth Games had a devastating impact. (EPA PHOTO)

Athletics Australia has hit out at the way former Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews scrapped the 2026 Commonwealth Games, saying the sport is now in survival mode and the decision created "immeasurable" upheaval.