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Fukuoka Marathon Preview: Is Reid Coolsaet back?

Fukuoka Marathon Preview: Is Reid Coolsaet back?

Christopher Kelsall November 29, 2013 2

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated UPDATE (from Japan Running News): “Japan’s last top-level marathon of the year takes place this Sunday with the 67th running of the historic Fukuoka International Marathon. In recent weeks

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Canadian Cross Country Championships – Promo Video

Canadian Cross Country Championships – Promo Video

Christopher Kelsall November 27, 2013 0

Here is a video – albeit longer than most at 17+ minutes – is inspiring for those wanting to cheer on, volunteer or compete at the 2013 Canadian Cross Country Championships.

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Canadian Cross Country Championships: Men’s Masters Preview

Canadian Cross Country Championships: Men’s Masters Preview

Christopher Kelsall November 25, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated An exciting men’s master race will be taking place at Jericho Beach in Vancouver, November 30th at the Canadian Cross Country Championships. Several of Canada’s former elite athletes

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Will Kenenisa Bekele race the marathon and how fast will he go?

Will Kenenisa Bekele race the marathon and how fast will he go?

Christopher Kelsall November 24, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Will Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele, the world’s greatest runner over the 5000 and 10000 metre distances, move up to the marathon before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games? And if

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Kate Van Buskirk Interview

Kate Van Buskirk Interview

Christopher Kelsall November 22, 2013 1

Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Kate Van Buskirk is a Canadian middle-distance runner from Toronto, Ontario. She specialises in the 1500 metre distance and has also competed well over 5000 metres. She was the Canadian

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Lloyd Percival: Canada’s Greatest Athletics Coach and First Sports Scientist

Lloyd Percival: Canada’s Greatest Athletics Coach and First Sports Scientist

Christopher Kelsall November 21, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated On June 20, 2013, Lloyd Percival was posthumously inducted into the Athletics Canada Hall of Fame. Percival is best known for writing The Hockey Handbook, the book that

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Hajo Seppelt at the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference

Hajo Seppelt at the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference

Christopher Kelsall November 21, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Hans-Joachim “Hajo” Seppelt was attending the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference that was taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa from November 12 to the 15th. The primary purpose of

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Update: Canadian Cross Country Championships

Update: Canadian Cross Country Championships

Christopher Kelsall November 20, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated New registrations have been confirmed for several competitive athletes who are taking in the 2013 Canadian Cross Country Championships, since having been reported here last week: Senior Men’s

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Trent Stellingwerff: on the belief effect

Trent Stellingwerff: on the belief effect

Christopher Kelsall November 18, 2013 7

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Dr. Trent Stellingwerff is a former track and field athlete who competed in the NCAA for division one Cornell University, where he was selected as co-captain. He also

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Lanni Marchant to compete in Canadian Cross Country Championships

Christopher Kelsall November 17, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Lanni Marchant, the current Canadian marathon record holder will be competing in the 2013 Canadian Cross Country Championships on Saturday November 30th in Vancouver, BC. First she will

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