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Nicholas R. Powell Interview – The Mind Game

Nicholas R. Powell Interview – The Mind Game

Christopher Kelsall February 27, 2012 27

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated To what extent are the very best athletes mentally stronger than their competitors? Without the physical talent and proper training methods an athlete’s fate is determined by physical standards:

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Lake Biwa for Wykes and Osaduik – Olympic Games Last Chance Qualifier

Lake Biwa for Wykes and Osaduik – Olympic Games Last Chance Qualifier

Christopher Kelsall February 25, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated UPDATE: March 1st, 2012 Japan Running News latest Lake Biwa Marathon update Canadian Marathon runners Dylan Wykes and Steve Osaduik, are preparing for their final opportunity to qualify for the

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Fasil Bizuneh – The Other Side, A Novella

Fasil Bizuneh – The Other Side, A Novella

Christopher Kelsall February 23, 2012 0

  © Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Fasil Bizuneh, who owns a 10,000m personal best time of 27:50.48 and a few 62-minute half-marathons will be racing the Jacksonville Gate River 15k in Jacksonville, Florida on

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Run in Kelowna British Columbia

Christopher Kelsall February 21, 2012 0

On the Run in…Kelowna, B.C. November 9, 2011   Cradled in south-central British Columbia between the Columbia, Rocky and Cascadia Mountain ranges on Okanagan Lake, Kelowna sits on the northern tip of the Sonora Desert. Kelowna’s name

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Keith Butler – University of Victoria Vikes – Winter Update

Keith Butler – University of Victoria Vikes – Winter Update

Christopher Kelsall February 21, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated The University of Victoria Vikes Track and Field team is looking very strong as they roll through the indoor season and look towards a competitive CIS outdoor season. Athletics

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Renato Canova, Arthur Lydiard Roundtable – Champions Everywhere

Renato Canova, Arthur Lydiard Roundtable – Champions Everywhere

Christopher Kelsall February 16, 2012 0

Are Canova and Lydiard essentially based on the same underlying principles? Colin Livingstone: Canova is singing out of the same hymn sheet but does not realise it. Much the same as Cerutty and Lydiard and

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Taylor Milne Interview

Taylor Milne Interview

Christopher Kelsall February 15, 2012 1

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Taylor Milne of Windsor, Ontario is a 2008 Beijing Olympics competitor, specializing in the 1500m distance. He is currently preparing to qualify this spring for the 2012 London

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Marilyn Arsenault –  On Comebacks and Coaching

Marilyn Arsenault – On Comebacks and Coaching

Christopher Kelsall February 11, 2012 0

Marilyn Arsenault of Victoria, BC is well into her comeback from a debilitating infection that curtailed her training for over a year. Not only is she back training seriously, she is a busy coach

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Dr. Peter Snell, Olympic Gold Medalist

Dr. Peter Snell, Olympic Gold Medalist

Christopher Kelsall February 10, 2012 1

Running Times Magazine wrote a great article on Sir Peter Snell. Track fans probably know well that he broke several world records in middle distance track. His best event was the 800m. He took

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A few minutes with Greg McMillan

A few minutes with Greg McMillan

Christopher Kelsall February 6, 2012 0

© Copyright – Athletics Illustrated – 2012 Greg McMillan is into his fourth year running adidas-McMillanElite – a post-collegiate program for runners who compete over distances from 5k to the marathon. McMillanElite, Inc. is a

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