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Cameron Levins to speak at Youth Distance Weekend in Victoria, BC

Cameron Levins to speak at Youth Distance Weekend in Victoria, BC

Christopher Kelsall September 30, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The Prairie Inn Harriers running club, with support from BC Athletics and the University of Victoria are hosting a BC Youth Distance Weekend on Friday and Saturday October

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NEW ZEALAND’S MARY DAVIES CHASING RIO STANDARD AT SCOTIABANK TORONTO WATERFRONT MARATHON

NEW ZEALAND’S MARY DAVIES CHASING RIO STANDARD AT SCOTIABANK TORONTO WATERFRONT MARATHON

Christopher Kelsall September 29, 2015 0

BY PAUL GAINS Three years ago Mary Davies’ victory at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon wasn’t so much a surprise as a shock to the thousands lining the streets expecting another East African to reach

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Eliud Kipchoge runs world leading time of 2:04:00 while Gladys Cherono breaks the 2:20 barrier with 2:19:25 Canadian Reid Coolsaet sets lifetime best

Eliud Kipchoge runs world leading time of 2:04:00 while Gladys Cherono breaks the 2:20 barrier with 2:19:25 Canadian Reid Coolsaet sets lifetime best

Christopher Kelsall September 27, 2015 0

While there was a Kenyan double win during the 42nd BMW Berlin Marathon, Canadian Reid Coolsaet ran his lifetime best of 2:10:29 and the second fastest time in Canadian history. Eliud Kipchoge and Gladys Cherono

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Jim Finlayson runs his third beer mile world record

Jim Finlayson runs his third beer mile world record

Christopher Kelsall September 27, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Jim Finlayson of Victoria, BC unofficially broke the beer mile world record for super masters age 40-plus on Saturday, September 26, 2015, in Victoria, BC. Kingston Beer Mile

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Eliud Kipchoge leads Kenyan trio in pursuit of superfast race, while German runners target Olympic qualifying times for Rio

Eliud Kipchoge leads Kenyan trio in pursuit of superfast race, while German runners target Olympic qualifying times for Rio

Dick Straight September 25, 2015 0

Eliud Kipchoge leads Kenyan trio in pursuit of superfast race, while German runners target Olympic qualifying times for Rio The 42nd edition of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON promises to be a hunt for superfast times and

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Eliud Kipchoge, Emmanuel Mutai and Geoffrey Mutai talk about the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday

Eliud Kipchoge, Emmanuel Mutai and Geoffrey Mutai talk about the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday

Dick Straight September 25, 2015 0

Press conference top men 42nd BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2015 from SCC EVENTS on Vimeo.

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Latest Olympic News

Latest Olympic News

Christopher Kelsall September 24, 2015 0

National Olympic Committees remain concerned about Rio 2016 accommodation shortage Rio 2016 have urged National Olympic Committees to seek “non-traditional” forms of accommodation during next year’s Olympics and Paralympics, such as rented apartments through their

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PODCAST: ANNA HAHNER AND GERMAN MARATHON LEGEND UTA PIPPIG VIDEO INTERVIEW: ABERU KEBEDE AND GLADYS CHERONO

PODCAST: ANNA HAHNER AND GERMAN MARATHON LEGEND UTA PIPPIG VIDEO INTERVIEW: ABERU KEBEDE AND GLADYS CHERONO

Christopher Kelsall September 24, 2015 0

German marathon legend Uta Pippig and Anna Hahner, currently the number one German marathoner, were both present at the press conference of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON earlier today. Afterwards they were interviewed together by Andy

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Gladys Cherono and Aberu Kebede target 2:20 barrier while Anna Hahner sets sights on personal best and Olympic qualifying time

Gladys Cherono and Aberu Kebede target 2:20 barrier while Anna Hahner sets sights on personal best and Olympic qualifying time

Christopher Kelsall September 24, 2015 0

Talk about the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON has so often been about records, with speculation about who can make their mark on history by breaking the world record, but this Sunday’s race put the emphasis on

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Canadians Chasing Medals and Prize Money at Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Canadians Chasing Medals and Prize Money at Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall September 22, 2015 0

By Paul Gains History will be made at this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon October 18th as the event will serve as the Canadian Marathon Championships for the very first time. The race has also been

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