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Coolsaet, Gillis and Wykes – Ready for Marathon Action

Coolsaet, Gillis and Wykes – Ready for Marathon Action

Christopher Kelsall July 30, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated For the first time since 1996 Canada is sending three male marathon runners to the Olympic Games. Dylan Wykes, Reid Coolsaet and Eric Gillis will toe the line

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Ryan Hall – “Excited to Toe the Line”

Ryan Hall – “Excited to Toe the Line”

Christopher Kelsall July 27, 2012 2

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated America’s fastest marathon runner Ryan Hall, declared himself  as fit and ready to race the 2012 London Olympic Marathon. He said, “To be honest, my build up for

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Derek Drouin – Interview

Derek Drouin – Interview

Christopher Kelsall July 27, 2012 2

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Derek Drouin is an athlete from Sarnia, Ontario who has competed for the past three years at the University of Indiana and captured the NCAA Championship title in

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Cameron Levins – Final Preparation before 5000m and 10000m Races

Cameron Levins – Final Preparation before 5000m and 10000m Races

Christopher Kelsall July 26, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Southern Utah University’s Cameron Levins of Black Creek, British Columbia (on Vancouver Island) will be racing in two Olympic distance events at the 2012 London Olympic Games. The

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Blockbuster Course Changes to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Blockbuster Course Changes to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall July 24, 2012 0

By Paul Gains TORONTO, July 24th. Organizers today announced exiting new Course enhancements for the 2012 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon & Half-marathon, to be run on Sunday, October 14th. “These are blockbuster course improvements that

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Cameron Levins to double – Racing the 5000m and 10000m

Cameron Levins to double – Racing the 5000m and 10000m

Christopher Kelsall July 24, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Southern Utah University’s Cameron Levins of Black Creek, British Columbia will be doing the double at the 2012 London Olympic Games. If there was any speculation about whether

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Geoff Martinson – Interview – Post sub-4 Minute Mile

Geoff Martinson – Interview – Post sub-4 Minute Mile

Christopher Kelsall July 23, 2012 0

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The False Start Rule – An Abject Failure

The False Start Rule – An Abject Failure

Christopher Kelsall July 22, 2012 1

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated The  current zero-tolerance false start rule for the sprints is an abject failure in marketing and will only serve to further alienate fans of the flagging sport of

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Rob Ford, Keith Butler and Canadian Olympic Competition

betzseason369 July 21, 2012 0

By Andrew Maloney © Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Rob Ford’s New Perspective As nice as it is to see Toronto mayor Rob Ford finally stop bashing the city’s hosting of the Pan-American Games and finally

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Mo Ahmed – Interview

Christopher Kelsall July 20, 2012 1

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated By Andrew Maloney Mohammed Ahmed is a Canadian distance runner from Saint Catherine’s, Ontario. He attends the NCAA Division 1 University of Wisconsin. He set a school record by

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