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Vic City Invite – 2017 – Men’s 800m race video

Vic City Invite – 2017 – Men’s 800m race video

Christopher Kelsall June 28, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated WARNING: NOT a steady shot throughout.

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RUSADA’s bid for reinstatement resumes

RUSADA’s bid for reinstatement resumes

Christopher Kelsall June 28, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s (RUSADA) bid for reinstatement has been given a major boost after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced they could resume testing today. RUSADA has been granted permission to

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Kangogo and Tessier win Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon

Kangogo and Tessier win Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon

Christopher Kelsall June 26, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Lethbridge, Alberta’s Kip Kangogo took in the Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon with the sole intention of winning it. He came, he won and he told Athletics Illustrated’s social

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The Charlie Dannatt interview

The Charlie Dannatt interview

Christopher Kelsall June 21, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Vancouver’s Charlie Dannatt is finishing up his high school career at Handsworth Secondary School this spring and moving onto university for the fall of 2017. The 2017 provincial

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Ajee Wilson’s positive test; something other than beef smells rancid here

Ajee Wilson’s positive test; something other than beef smells rancid here

Christopher Kelsall June 20, 2017 2

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated American middle-distance runner, Ajee Wilson from Philadelphia, PA, tested positive for a banned performance-enhancing drug Zeranol, which is sold under the brand name Ralone. The positive result was

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Andre De Grasse rips a wind-aided, world-leading 9.69

Andre De Grasse rips a wind-aided, world-leading 9.69

Christopher Kelsall June 19, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Andre De Grasse ran a 9.69 world-leading 100-metre sprint in Stockholm, Sunday. It was wind-aided, but a rubber-melting performance to be sure. De Grasse, who will be racing in

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Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty Stadium!

Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty Stadium!

Dick Straight June 16, 2017 0

The setting is changing, the tone remains. For its return to the Charléty Stadium, on Saturday 1 July, the MEETING de PARIS will offer the public a line-up worthy of its most stellar years.

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Lucy Smith smashes Canadian 5000m record for 50-plus

Lucy Smith smashes Canadian 5000m record for 50-plus

Christopher Kelsall June 15, 2017 0

From sister publication, Victoria Sports News Saanich’s Lucy Smith saw the schedule for the Christie-Phoenix Insurance Victoria Track Series, quickly checked what the Canadian record is for the 5,000m distance (5K on the track) and

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Race video: Vic City Invite  – Women’s 1500m “A” race

Race video: Vic City Invite – Women’s 1500m “A” race

Christopher Kelsall June 14, 2017 0

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ISTAF in Berlin on 27th August with Renaud Lavillenie and Christoph Harting

ISTAF in Berlin on 27th August with Renaud Lavillenie and Christoph Harting

Dick Straight June 13, 2017 0

Two great stars of track and field have confirmed that they will be competing in this year’s ISTAF on August 27 in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium: Renaud Lavillenie of France, world record holder in the

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