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Book Review: When Running Was Young and So Were We, by Jack D. Welch

Book Review: When Running Was Young and So Were We, by Jack D. Welch

Christopher Kelsall November 27, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Genre: Journalism Paperback: 304 pages Publisher: D & B Publishing; First Edition (April 21 2014) Language: English ISBN-10: 1909457167 ISBN-13: 978-1909457164 Purchase here. Jack D. Welch is a running journalist who has chronicled the life

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Gordon Christie Interview

Gordon Christie Interview

Christopher Kelsall November 25, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Gordon Christie is a former elite distance runner who competed in the NCAA for Princeton University. While there he specialised in the 5,000m and 10,000m distances. He later

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Canadian Cross Country Championships: Women’s Junior Race

Canadian Cross Country Championships: Women’s Junior Race

Christopher Kelsall November 25, 2014 1

Breakdown of the Senior Women Race, click here. Breakdown of the Senior Men’s Race, click here. Breakdown of the Junior Women’s Race, click here. Breakdown of the Junior Men’s Race, click here. © Copyright – 2014 – Athletics

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Best Ever Finish for Team Canada at 2014 International Chiba Ekiden

Best Ever Finish for Team Canada at 2014 International Chiba Ekiden

Christopher Kelsall November 24, 2014 0

Team Canada recorded their best ever finish today at the International Chiba Ekiden in Japan. The mixed gender relay team placed seventh overall and recorded the fastest time in Canadian history covering the 42.195

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Doping: Is this Kenya’s “Lance Armstrong Moment of Shame?”

Doping: Is this Kenya’s “Lance Armstrong Moment of Shame?”

Christopher Kelsall November 23, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Not for the first time, Athletics Kenya has come under fire for failing to address their home-grown issue of elite athlete doping by some of the top names

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Canadian Cross Country Championships: Junior Men’s Race

Canadian Cross Country Championships: Junior Men’s Race

Christopher Kelsall November 21, 2014 1

Breakdown of the Senior Women Race, click here. Breakdown of the Senior Men’s Race, click here. Breakdown of the Junior Women’s Race, click here. Breakdown of the Junior Men’s Race, click here. © Copyright – 2014 – Athletics

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Lydiard Foundation: 50/50m Sharpening workout

Lydiard Foundation: 50/50m Sharpening workout

Christopher Kelsall November 20, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated From the Lydiard Foundation clinic in Victoria, BC, instructor Nobby Hashizume demonstrates 50/50m sharpening workout, which consists of running 50m full out alternating 50m easy or float –

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Gillis and Hannah Win 2014 Canada Running Series Titles

Gillis and Hannah Win 2014 Canada Running Series Titles

Christopher Kelsall November 20, 2014 0

After eight races in seven months, and with 58,429 participants, the 2014 Canada Running Series came to a climactic finish October 19th following its flagship event, the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Eric Gillis ran a

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Podcast: Lydiard Foundation & Bruce Deacon speak to CFAX 1070

Podcast: Lydiard Foundation & Bruce Deacon speak to CFAX 1070

Christopher Kelsall November 20, 2014 0

The Lydiard Foundation, along with two-time Olympian Bruce Deacon spoke to talk radio CFAX 1070′s Pamela McCall on November 10, 2014, in advance of the Victoria run clinic that took place November 14th to

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New qualification system introduced for IAAF World Championships

New qualification system introduced for IAAF World Championships

Christopher Kelsall November 19, 2014 0

The entry standards for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 have been officially published today (19). The entry and participation principles have been thoroughly reviewed by the IAAF and a new qualification system has been

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