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The 100 Mile Berlin Wall Race

The 100 Mile Berlin Wall Race

Dick Straight February 26, 2015 0

Race News Service. Edited by Dick Straight @TheStraightDick The 100 Mile BERLIN Wall Race Berlin’s longest race commemorates the victims of the Berlin Wall that separated East and West Germany. It is still another six months till the fourth

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Canadian Track and Field Roundup to February 22, 2015

Canadian Track and Field Roundup to February 22, 2015

Dick Straight February 25, 2015 0

@TheStraightDick US runner Maksim Korolev and Peru’s Gladys Tejeda produced dominating performances to take the senior titles at the Pan-American Cross Country Cup in Barranquilla, Colombia, on Sunday the 22nd of February. The event happened at

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Kate Van Buskirk: In Pursu.it of a new Goal

Kate Van Buskirk: In Pursu.it of a new Goal

Christopher Kelsall February 25, 2015 0

Interview with KVB @Athillustrated Kate Van Buskirk Kate Van Buskirk Pursu.it Campaign Hi, my name is Kate Van Buskirk and I love to run! I compete primarily in the 1500m but I also race the 800m and 5000m

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Dennis Kimetto Interview

Dennis Kimetto Interview

Christopher Kelsall February 23, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Dennis Kimetto is the world record holder in the marathon with his 2014 Berlin performance of 2:02:57. Formerly a corn and cattle farmer he was motivated to train

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Nick Symmonds to Play John-Boy Walton

Nick Symmonds to Play John-Boy Walton

Dick Straight February 20, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated @TheStraightDick American Olympic athlete Nick Symmonds is set to play John-Boy Walton in the un-anticipated biopic of Richard Earl Thomas’s life in film, stage and television. Thomas is most famous

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Genzebe Dibaba Smashes Indoor 5,000 WR

Genzebe Dibaba Smashes Indoor 5,000 WR

Christopher Kelsall February 19, 2015 0

“Genzebe Dibaba Smashes Indoor 5,000 WR By Over 5 Seconds With 14:18.86 In Stockholm.” Let’s Run breaks down the quality of Genzebe Dibaba’s world record indoor 5,000m performance from Stockholm, February 19th. It appears she

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Mohammed Aman Interview

Mohammed Aman Interview

Christopher Kelsall February 19, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Mohammed Aman is an Ethiopian middle-distance runner who specialises in the 800-metre event, a rarity for an Ethiopian, as the country typically produces world-class athletes that compete over

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Lelisa Desisa Interview

Lelisa Desisa Interview

Christopher Kelsall February 17, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Lelisa Desisa is a 25-year-old Ethiopian long distance runner who specialises in the marathon. His personal best at the distance is 2:04:45, which he achieved at the 2013

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Florence Kiplagat Breaks World Half Marathon Record

Christopher Kelsall February 15, 2015 0

Competing in the same race in which she broke the world record last year, Florence Kiplagat improved on her own half-marathon mark at the Mitja Marató de Barcelona on Sunday (15).* Her winning time of

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Let’s Run Previews and Interviews at Wannamaker

Let’s Run Previews and Interviews at Wannamaker

Christopher Kelsall February 13, 2015 0

7 Pre-Wanamaker Mile Interviews: Shelby Houlihan Is Confident She Can Get the Collegiate Record, Lawi Lalang Wants Sub-3:50 and Much More February 15, 2015 Manhattan, NY By LetsRun.com February 13, 2015 NEW YORK — For years, Millrose and the

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