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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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Russia apologise for doping scandal but IAAF vote overwhelmingly to keep ban in place

Russia apologise for doping scandal but IAAF vote overwhelmingly to keep ban in place

Dick Straight August 4, 2017 0

From Inside the Games An appeal from Russia to have its suspension by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) lifted failed at the world governing body’s Congress here today, even after the most public

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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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WADA warns Russia that Government must publicly accept McLaren Report before can be reinstated

WADA warns Russia that Government must publicly accept McLaren Report before can be reinstated

Dick Straight August 3, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Russia has been warned tonight by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) that is must fulfill at least 12 more criteria before they can be ruled to be compliant with international rules. The

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Aloha Zane Branson Memorial 15K

Aloha Zane Branson Memorial 15K

Dick Straight July 30, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Two years ago, the running world lost athlete manager Zane Branson.  His agency wrote after Sunday’s event, “…and five editions of Aloha Zane Branson Memorial 15K later, we

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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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Preview: Canadian middle and long-distance athletes at London World Championships

Preview: Canadian middle and long-distance athletes at London World Championships

Christopher Kelsall July 21, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s growing roster of talented track and field athletes continue to be medal threats at global championships including, no doubt, this summer’s IAAF London World Track and Field

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Wilson Kipsang returns to attempt the marathon world record

Wilson Kipsang returns to attempt the marathon world record

Christopher Kelsall July 20, 2017 0

BMW Berlin Marathon The elite field for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 24 has grown in star quality even more with the announcement that the man who broke the world record there in 2013, Wilson

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