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TC10k Adds Half Marathon Distance to 2014 Event

TC10k Adds Half Marathon Distance to 2014 Event

Louise Hodgson-Jones January 30, 2014 0

  The TC10K will feature an additional distance for 2014. It was announced today that a Half Marathon will be added and become an annual event on the TC10K weekend. The 25th Anniversary of the

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Dubai Marathon “Winner” Mekonnen Not 18 Years of Age

Dubai Marathon “Winner” Mekonnen Not 18 Years of Age

Dick Straight January 29, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated @TheStraightDick  – Mr. Straight is new to Twitter, come on, follow along!     Just as the worldwide running community suspected, it turns out that the supposed “18-year-old” Ethiopian, Tsegaye Mekonnen

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Yuki Kawauchi Interview

Yuki Kawauchi Interview

Christopher Kelsall January 26, 2014 1

Translation by: Yuichi Takahashi © Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Yuki Kawauchi is known as the “citizen runner,” for training and racing at a world-class level in the marathon and other long-distance events while holding

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London Marathon: Tirunesh Dibaba’s Debut

London Marathon: Tirunesh Dibaba’s Debut

Christopher Kelsall January 25, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon will likely be the most competitive race in London’s history. Both the men’s and women’s fields feature several of the world’s very

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Five Different Harrier’s Pioneer 8k Routes

Five Different Harrier’s Pioneer 8k Routes

Christopher Kelsall January 25, 2014 0

Below are rough estimations of the five different routes that have made up the Harrier’s Pioneer 8k race since 1980. There is a significant section missing from map 1. If you remember details of the

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Marathon Runner Pamela Anderson Unwittingly Funds Seal Hunt

Marathon Runner Pamela Anderson Unwittingly Funds Seal Hunt

Dick Straight January 23, 2014 0

Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated   Former marathon runner, Pamela Anderson, who also used to be extremely good looking, was caught off-guard by the people of Newfoundland and Labrador when she arrived bearing a gift

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Runner Alerts Police of Suicide Bomb Attempt by Black Widow Terrorist

Runner Alerts Police of Suicide Bomb Attempt by Black Widow Terrorist

Dick Straight January 22, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated @TheStraightDick A’ishah Habeeb Jabbar Ishmael, a rejected black widow terrorist that is well-known to North American authorities as a repeated failed suicide bomber was thwarted again. This time she

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Aaron Brown Off To  A Strong Start in 2014

Aaron Brown Off To A Strong Start in 2014

Christopher Kelsall January 19, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s Aaron Brown showed excellent range at the University of Washington’s Indoor meet, Saturday, January 18th by running the world’s third and fifth fastest 60 metre and 200

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Ben Flanagan Interview

Ben Flanagan Interview

Christopher Kelsall January 19, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Ben Flanagan of Kitchener, Ontario is a freshman with the University of Michigan Wolverines. He was an All-Big Ten second team member this year and was a member

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Cameron Levins: How Many Canadian Records Will he Break?

Christopher Kelsall January 17, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Canadian Cameron Levins broke the national indoor 5000m record today at Boston University by finishing in 13:19.16, improving on his own personal best time by nearly 19 seconds,

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