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Due to drug cheating, Canadian Dylan Armstrong earns two international medals in 2014

Due to drug cheating, Canadian Dylan Armstrong earns two international medals in 2014

Christopher Kelsall August 21, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated On July 6th 2014 Canada’s greatest all-time shot putter, Dylan Armstrong of Kamloops, BC, received the 2010 IAAF World Indoor Track and Field Championships bronze medal.  Athletics Canada’s

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Kenya’s Peter Some Headlining Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Kenya’s Peter Some Headlining Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains August 19, 2014 0

Although his training is going exceedingly well for the upcoming Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (October 19th) Peter Kimeli Some was not quite himself this week. The winner of the 2013 Paris Marathon, in a superb

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Will Kenenisa Bekele Break the World Marathon Record in Chicago and be considered the greatest distance runner in history?

Will Kenenisa Bekele Break the World Marathon Record in Chicago and be considered the greatest distance runner in history?

Christopher Kelsall August 15, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The marathon world record should be challenged this autumn when the world’s fastest man over both the 5,000m and 10,000m distances, Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia, will run the

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Rob Watson: The Runner’s Runner Returns to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Rob Watson: The Runner’s Runner Returns to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains August 14, 2014 0

Rob Watson remains one of the most popular runners on the Canadian scene as much for his willingness to race often as for his superb results. In 2013 alone he ran four marathons, eliciting

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Belarus Marathon Star to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Belarus Marathon Star to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains August 12, 2014 0

Over the past two years Aliaksandra Duliba has swiftly risen to prominence in international women’s marathon running becoming one of the most exciting prospects on the planet. On October 19th the 26 year old Belarusian

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Canada earns 28 medals at NACAC under-23 Championships; best-ever showing

Canada earns 28 medals at NACAC under-23 Championships; best-ever showing

Christopher Kelsall August 11, 2014 0

Kamloops, B.C. – Team Canada enjoyed its best ever NACAC under-23 Championships this past weekend in Kamloops, B.C., with an astounding 28 medals. The team’s previous best showing was 18 medals at the 2012

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Justyn Knight At World Juniors: One of Canada’s Best Performances

Justyn Knight At World Juniors: One of Canada’s Best Performances

Christopher Kelsall August 6, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated One of Canada’s best performances at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships that took place in Eugene, Oregon from July 22nd to July 27th was

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Coach Kevin Sullivan Brings a Breadth of Experience to Michigan

Coach Kevin Sullivan Brings a Breadth of Experience to Michigan

Christopher Kelsall August 6, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated As reported on the University of Michigan Wolverines website, legendary Canadian middle-distance athlete Kevin Sullivan has joined his alma mater as a coach. He is now the head

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Gold and Silver in Glasgow: Canada’s Heptathlon Champions Quietly Win

Gold and Silver in Glasgow: Canada’s Heptathlon Champions Quietly Win

Christopher Kelsall August 5, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated On July 30th at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, two Canadians earned medals in the heptathlon event. Jessica Zelinka of London, Ontario won silver by achieving a point

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The Cameron Levins “Mileage” Discussion is over, for now

The Cameron Levins “Mileage” Discussion is over, for now

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The highly entertaining running pundits have finally ceased discussing Cameron Levins’ voracious weekly mileage and have moved back onto his prodigious talent; especially his kick. But for now,

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