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Cole Peterson is one of the top Canadian athletes at FISU championships

Cole Peterson is one of the top Canadian athletes at FISU championships

Christopher Kelsall August 20, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Three University of Victoria athletes are taking in the World University Games (FISU) in Taipei, Taiwan as we speak – the competitions began Saturday. The Vikes are represented by Cole

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Movie Review: Icarus; a shocking look at systematic doping in Russia

Movie Review: Icarus; a shocking look at systematic doping in Russia

Christopher Kelsall August 18, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Genre: Documentary Release: August 4, 2017 Director: Bryan Fogel Music: Adam Peters Producers: Bryan Fogel, Dan Cogan, James R. Swartz, David Fialkow Cast: Bryan Fogel, Grigory Rodchenkov Cinematography: Jake Swantko, Timothy Rode Editors: Kevin Klauber,

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Canadian doctors want evidence based nutritional guidance for the public

Canadian doctors want evidence based nutritional guidance for the public

Christopher Kelsall August 15, 2017 0

Below is a snippet from an open letter to the Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion at the Laboratory Centre for Disease Control from at least 717 Canadian doctors and 2600 clinicians. It’s a

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Justyn Knight impressive at 2017 IAAF World Championships

Justyn Knight impressive at 2017 IAAF World Championships

Christopher Kelsall August 13, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Toronto’s Justyn Knight made a statement during the 2017 London IAAF World Track and Field Championships Saturday, where he finished in ninth place in the 5,000-metre final. It

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Jennifer Simpson’s brilliant 1500m silver medal performance

Jennifer Simpson’s brilliant 1500m silver medal performance

Christopher Kelsall August 11, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated American Jennifer Simpson competed in one of the all-time great 1500-metre races to happen in a global championships event and earned a silver medal for her efforts. It was

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London World Championships men’s 800m preview

London World Championships men’s 800m preview

Christopher Kelsall August 8, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The men’s 800-metre final taking place on day five of competition at the 2017 London IAAF World Track and Field Championships should be one of, if not, the

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Interview with Dr. Peter Sonksen, “This is the IAAF/IOC testosterone-limiting rule’s end.”

Interview with Dr. Peter Sonksen, “This is the IAAF/IOC testosterone-limiting rule’s end.”

Christopher Kelsall August 3, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Dr. Peter Sonksen is a retired Professor of Endocrinology from St. Thomas’ Hospital and King’s College, London and a Visiting Professor at Southampton University. He was awarded an

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ANDRE DE GRASSE PULLS OUT OF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

ANDRE DE GRASSE PULLS OUT OF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Christopher Kelsall August 3, 2017 0

There were people who believed that 2017 was the year – specifically the 2017 IAAF World Track and Field Championships – that Andre De Grasse would pass Usain Bolt as the world’s fastest man. There

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Caster Semenya’s apparent defiance; could it serve a greater purpose?

Caster Semenya’s apparent defiance; could it serve a greater purpose?

Christopher Kelsall July 27, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The great Irish wordsmith Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde once wrote the only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about. I can’t help but

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Rolland and de Vos set to be proposed for IOC membership as Coe and Infantino overlooked

Rolland and de Vos set to be proposed for IOC membership as Coe and Infantino overlooked

Christopher Kelsall July 26, 2017 0

From Inside the Games France’s Jean-Christophe Rolland and Belgium’s Ingmar de Vos are each set to be proposed for membership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) this year as representatives for International Federations (IFs), insidethegames understands. Rolland is

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