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University of Cincinnati Cross Country Set to Open 2017 Season This Week

University of Cincinnati Cross Country Set to Open 2017 Season This Week

Dick Straight August 31, 2017 0

THE STARTING LINE The 2017 cross country season gets underway for the University of Cincinnati program this week with a pair of meets on the schedule for the Bearcats. First, the men will send a

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WADA forced to scrap original ADAMS upgrade and take financial hit

WADA forced to scrap original ADAMS upgrade and take financial hit

Dick Straight August 31, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been forced to scrap original plans for a new version of its ADAMS data management system at considerable expense. The agency told insidethegames that the provider chosen to

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Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall August 31, 2017 0

Paul Gains Trevor Hofbauer will make his eagerly awaited marathon debut October 22nd at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon which is both an IAAF Gold Label race and the Canadian Championship. The move up in distance

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Jessica O’Connell’s 5,000-metre silver medal performance at FISU

Jessica O’Connell’s 5,000-metre silver medal performance at FISU

Christopher Kelsall August 30, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Calgary’s Jessica O’Connell earned a silver medal in the 5,000-metre event during the 2017 World University Games (FISU) in Taipei, Thailand on Sunday, August 27. She finished in the

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Kenenisa Bekele challenges Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang in Berlin

Kenenisa Bekele challenges Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang in Berlin

Dick Straight August 29, 2017 0

The BMW BERLIN-MARATHON will stage a unique contest on September 24: for the first time in the history of the event the top three marathon runners in the world will be on the start

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The Kyle Langford interview

The Kyle Langford interview

Christopher Kelsall August 29, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated British 800-metre specialist, 21-year-old Kyle Langford, raised a few eyebrows during the 2017 London IAAF World Track and Field Championships, by finishing fourth in the final and just.04

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Caster Semenya breaks 600 m world best at ISTAF

Caster Semenya breaks 600 m world best at ISTAF

Dick Straight August 27, 2017 0

Caster Semenya crowned the 76th edition of the ISTAF in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium with a world best in the 600 m. The South African ran 1:21.77, improving the former 20-year-old mark from Cuba’s Ana

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Eight London gold medallists compete at Berlin’s ISTAF

Eight London gold medallists compete at Berlin’s ISTAF

Dick Straight August 25, 2017 0

Full stage dress rehearsal and debut before the general public: the 76th edition of ISTAF this Sunday has plenty to offer. 180 elite athletes will be performing once more in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium and

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Commonwealth Games bid process over for Victoria

Commonwealth Games bid process over for Victoria

Dick Straight August 25, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Victoria’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games is over after the Provincial Government in British Columbia announced it would not support it. It means that the bid will have to be

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Mainova Frankfurt Marathon October 29

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon October 29

Dick Straight August 23, 2017 0

Arne Gabius is returning to the scene of his greatest triumph on October 29. Two years after his fantastic run to break the German record with 2:08:33, the 36-year-old will return to the Mainova

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