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Turkey tests positive again and poor Ben Johnson

Turkey tests positive again and poor Ben Johnson

Christopher Kelsall July 31, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. More shame has been thrust upon the nation of Turkey today, as nine more track and field athletes have had their drug tests return

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Athletics Canada names 46 to 2013 IAAF World Championship Team

Athletics Canada names 46 to 2013 IAAF World Championship Team

Christopher Kelsall July 31, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Join the discussion thread here. Ottawa – Athletics Canada is pleased to officially name today the 46 athletes who will represent Canada at the 2013 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship in

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Anthony Romaniw is on Fire before Worlds

Anthony Romaniw is on Fire before Worlds

Christopher Kelsall July 30, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Chris Moulton and Christopher Kelsall Speed River Track and Field Club’s Anthony Romaniw, who is coached by Dave Scott-Thomas, is turning in a spectacular breakthrough season. In Karstad, Sweden, the

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IPC Athletics World Championship comes to an end; Canada wins 15 medals

IPC Athletics World Championship comes to an end; Canada wins 15 medals

Christopher Kelsall July 28, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Lyon, France – The International Paralympic Committe (IPC) Athletics World Championship came to an end today in Lyon, France as racers crossed the finish line in the men’s and women’s T54 classification wheelchair

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Paula Radcliffe Interview

Paula Radcliffe Interview

Christopher Kelsall July 25, 2013 2

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. Great Britain’s Paula Radcliffe is likely the greatest marathon runner of all time. She currently owns the world record of 2:15:25, as well as

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Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

Christopher Kelsall July 23, 2013 4

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. It is now time for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to wield its authority and suspend the membership of the Turkish Athletics

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Lanni Marchant Ready For Worlds Marathon Competition

Lanni Marchant Ready For Worlds Marathon Competition

Christopher Kelsall July 22, 2013 3

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s top female marathon runner, Lanni Marchant of London, Ontario, is in a good position to prove that her efforts to represent Canada at the 2012 London Olympics,

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Kim Collins Petitions at Change.org – Allow Collins to compete at worlds

Kim Collins Petitions at Change.org – Allow Collins to compete at worlds

Christopher Kelsall July 22, 2013 1

  Here is part of a Change.org petition seeking to allow St. Kitts and Nevis sprinter, Kim Collins to compete in the IAAF World Track and Field Championships. Apparently he was banned from competing for

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Chris Winter Rounding into form in advance of Worlds

Chris Winter Rounding into form in advance of Worlds

Christopher Kelsall July 22, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated By Chris Moulton and Christopher Kelsall Chris Winter of Speed River Track and Field Club specialises in the 3000 metre steeplechase event. Sunday, in preparation for the 2013 IAAF

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Mo Farah Demonstrates World Class Form Before World Championships

Mo Farah Demonstrates World Class Form Before World Championships

Christopher Kelsall July 21, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Great Britain’s Mo Farah is demonstrating that he is in brilliant form and proving that he is currently the world’s most versatile distance runner. The impeccable timing of

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