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Matt Loiselle Chasing 2013 World Champship Marathon Berth

Matt Loiselle Chasing 2013 World Champship Marathon Berth

Christopher Kelsall August 31, 2012 0

by Paul Gains Marathoners are wise to race their chosen distance two, maybe three times in a year which means it’s critical to get the buildup right. With his victory at the Toronto 10 miler race

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IAAF Should Loosen its false start and lane violation criteria

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By Andrew Maloney © Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated It was hard to watch the men’s 4x100m relay finals (even if you are not Canadian) for the very reason that it is painful to see

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Why wasn’t the USA Disqualified?

Why wasn’t the USA Disqualified?

Christopher Kelsall August 16, 2012 4

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Update: May 13, 2015: USA stripped of 2012 Olympic silver medal. I have received a great volume of email messages about the Canadian men’s 4 x 100m relay team

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Canadian Men 4 x 100m Qualifies for tomorrow’s final

Christopher Kelsall August 11, 2012 0

By Mathieu Gentès  – Athletics Canada LONDON, UK – The Canadian men’s 4×100-metres relay team finished second in their heat to automatically qualify for tomorrow evening’s final. The combination of Gavin Smellie of Etobicoke, Ont.,

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Rob Watson on track for Toronto ten Miler

Rob Watson on track for Toronto ten Miler

Christopher Kelsall August 7, 2012 0

by Paul Gains With eight weeks of high altitude training under his belt Rob Watson lines up in Sunday’s Toronto Ten Miler road race intent on discovering precisely how fit he is. The 29 year

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Smith and Bishop – ready to Battle the Olympic 800m

Smith and Bishop – ready to Battle the Olympic 800m

Christopher Kelsall August 7, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Canada has two women competing in the 800m distance event at the 2012 London Olympic Games. They are Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario and Jessica Smith of North

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Seven Canadian Athletes Qualify for Semi-Final Round on day four

Seven Canadian Athletes Qualify for Semi-Final Round on day four

Christopher Kelsall August 6, 2012 0

By Mathieu Gentes, Athletics Canada LONDON, UK – Seven Canadian track and field athletes qualified into their respective events semi final round on day four of athletics competition at the Olympic Games. Geoff Harris of Halifax,

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Canadian Olympic Athletics

Canadian Olympic Athletics

Christopher Kelsall August 2, 2012 0

By Mathieu Gentes, Athletics Canada Athletics are underway tomorrow at the 2012 Olympic Games London, UK – Athletics begins in a big way tomorrow morning at the 2012 Olympic Games with nine Canadians in action.  Leading

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Andrew Ellerton Interview

Andrew Ellerton Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 2, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Sudbury, Ontario’s Andrew Ellerton is the new coach of the University of Victoria Vikes. Former coach Keith Butler is leaving Ellerton one of Canada’s top-three varsity teams. He

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Hilary Stellingwerff – Ready to Race

Hilary Stellingwerff – Ready to Race

Christopher Kelsall August 1, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated London, Ontario’s Hilary Stellingwerff, who now resides in Victoria, BC, is competing in the 2012 London Olympic Games. She is coached by Guelph’s Dave Scott-Thomas. Stellingwerff will be

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