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Women’s 800-metre race at nationals: who will qualify for the world championships?

Women’s 800-metre race at nationals: who will qualify for the world championships?

Christopher Kelsall June 30, 2015 0

See the message board discussion here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The women’s 800-metre event at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in Edmonton next week will be yet another interesting race for this

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Almaz Ayana and Genzebe Dibaba to attempt world record 5,000m run in France

Almaz Ayana and Genzebe Dibaba to attempt world record 5,000m run in France

Christopher Kelsall June 30, 2015 0

Athletics Illustrated with Meeting Areeva On Saturday July, 4 2015 at the Stade de France, Ethiopians Almaz Ayana and Genzebe Dibaba aged 23 and 24, will compete in a bid to smash the world record in

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Levins to double at national championships, takes on the 1500m and 5,000m distances

Levins to double at national championships, takes on the 1500m and 5,000m distances

Christopher Kelsall June 30, 2015 0

See nationals discussion thread here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Like Nike Oregon Project teammate Mo Farah, Cameron Levins is known as a 5,000 and 10,000-metre distance specialist. They have competed in these two

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Canadian Track and Field Championships: Women’s 1500m

Canadian Track and Field Championships: Women’s 1500m

Christopher Kelsall June 29, 2015 0

See nationals discussion thread here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The Canadian Track and Field Championships are taking place this week n Edmonton, starting on July 2nd and wrapping up on July 5th. Canadians

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Rob Krar Wins Western States Run Again, “…it is truly humbling.”

Rob Krar Wins Western States Run Again, “…it is truly humbling.”

Christopher Kelsall June 29, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated On June 28th, Flagstaff, Arizona’s Rob Krar won his second-consecutive Western States Run – a 100 mile ultramarathon race. He finished in the time of 14:49:59, nearly half-an-hour

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Marchant and Coolsaet Win 2015 Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon

Marchant and Coolsaet Win 2015 Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon

Christopher Kelsall June 28, 2015 0

Lanni Marchant, who lives in Chattanooga, TN continues to roll as she raced the Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon today in very warm temperatures and still ran a fast time of 71:03, just 16 second

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Athletics Canada names team for 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships

Athletics Canada names team for 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships

Christopher Kelsall June 26, 2015 0

Athletics Canada is pleased to unveil the team that will compete at the 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships in Cali, Colombia, July 15 to 19. Schedule of events Female athletes Catherine Beauchemin, 2000m Steeple, Québec City, QC, C.A

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Victoria Sports News – In the media

Victoria Sports News – In the media

Christopher Kelsall June 25, 2015 0

Victoria Sports News – A brand new online magazine all about sport and recreation in Greater Victoria to launch soon Victoria Sports News will soon launch a brand new online magazine all about sport and

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Is Athletics Canada’s Competition Declaration Policy Useful?

Is Athletics Canada’s Competition Declaration Policy Useful?

Christopher Kelsall June 24, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Two of Canada more capable track athletes failed to declare to Athletics Canada that they intend to compete in the 2015 Toronto Pan American Games, so they are

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Canadian Men Competing in the 2015 Toronto Pan Am/Parapan Am Games

Canadian Men Competing in the 2015 Toronto Pan Am/Parapan Am Games

Christopher Kelsall June 22, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Canadian women listed here. Canada plays host to the 2015 Pan American Games with Toronto as the host city. Over the weekend, Athletics Canada named the selected athletes who

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