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For athletics to gain popularity, television needs to embrace a new paradigm: Are they bold enough?

For athletics to gain popularity, television needs to embrace a new paradigm: Are they bold enough?

Christopher Kelsall September 28, 2013 3

Join the discussion here. © Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Of the online discussion between elite athlete David Torrence and Runner’s World Magazine writer, John “The Penguin” Bingham, regarding whether elite athletes are to blame

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Madeline Yungblut Interview

Madeline Yungblut Interview

Christopher Kelsall September 28, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Madeline Yungblut is a distance runner who competes in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) for the number one ranked University of Guelph Gryphons. During 2012, she competed in

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Rob Watson To Tackle Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Rob Watson To Tackle Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall September 25, 2013 1

by Paul Gains Running four marathons in seven months might seem excessive for any distance runner but for Canada’s Rob Watson it’s a challenge he welcomes with a smile. The 30 year old London, Ontario native

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Defending champion Meselech Melkamu returns,  while women’s field is strengthened  still further with three sub 2:22 performers

Defending champion Meselech Melkamu returns, while women’s field is strengthened still further with three sub 2:22 performers

Christopher Kelsall September 25, 2013 0

Defending champion Meselech Melkamu will return to the scene of her triumph last year when she runs the BMW Frankfurt Marathon on 27th October. The Ethiopian produced the third fastest marathon debut ever by a

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AIMS Best Marathon Runner of the Year to be announced two days before Marathon in Athens

Christopher Kelsall September 25, 2013 0

The AIMS Best Marathon Runner of the Year award will be presented to a male and female athlete for the first time on  November 8th 2013 in Athens, Greece. This was announced by the

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University of Victoria Vikes Team Video

University of Victoria Vikes Team Video

Christopher Kelsall September 22, 2013 0

See more video work by Scott Secco

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Reid Coolsaet and Lanni Marchant earn Canadian titles at Oasis Zoo Run

Reid Coolsaet and Lanni Marchant earn Canadian titles at Oasis Zoo Run

Christopher Kelsall September 21, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Toronto – Reid Coolsaet of Hamilton, Ont., and Lanni Marchant of London, Ont., earned Canadian titles today at the Oasis Zoo Run which served as the Canadian Championship for the 10-kilometre road race

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Ed Whitlock a relunctant hero

Christopher Kelsall September 18, 2013 1

Discussion forum thread on Mr. Whitlock here. By Paul Gains In the world of road racing celebrities Canada’s Ed Whitlock ranks high for his accomplishments as a prolific world beating master’s competitor. Recognition comes in

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Oasis Zoo run serves as Timex National Road Race Series Finale

Oasis Zoo run serves as Timex National Road Race Series Finale

Christopher Kelsall September 18, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Toronto – Saturday’s Oasis Zoo Run in Toronto, Ont., serves not only as the national championship for elite road racers in the 10-kilometre distance, the event also plays host to the annual Timex

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CIS Cross Country Season: McMaster Marauders are looking strong.

CIS Cross Country Season: McMaster Marauders are looking strong.

Christopher Kelsall September 16, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated The McMaster University Marauders are set for the 2013 CIS cross country season and are fielding quality teams (men’s and women’s) who look to build upon a very

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