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Vancouver Sun Run’s 33rd edition a success

Vancouver Sun Run’s 33rd edition a success

Christopher Kelsall April 25, 2017 0

See post-race interviews, here>> Over 41,000 people registered to walk, run and wheel the 33rd edition of the Vancouver Sun Run Sunday, April 23. It was another successful event that saw top national talent, as

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The sun shone (a little) on the 33rd annual Vancouver Sun Run, Sunday

The sun shone (a little) on the 33rd annual Vancouver Sun Run, Sunday

Christopher Kelsall April 23, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Greater Vancouver was a busy city this weekend as approximately 400,000 people attended the annual Vaisakhi Day Parade, which was Surrey’s 19th annual Sikh New Year festival.  There

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Natasha Wodak and Rachel Cliff, two top seeds for Sunday’s 33rd Sun Run

Natasha Wodak and Rachel Cliff, two top seeds for Sunday’s 33rd Sun Run

Christopher Kelsall April 21, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Three-time Vancouver Sun Run champion Natasha Wodak is just happy to be healthy and running well again, but that doesn’t mean she isn’t looking to race fast Sunday

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Vancouver Sun Run: An even mix of Kenyans and Canadians to battle hard for the win

Vancouver Sun Run: An even mix of Kenyans and Canadians to battle hard for the win

Christopher Kelsall April 19, 2017 2

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The 33rd annual Vancouver Sun Run takes place Sunday, April 23 and as per usual the front end of the men’s field is looking competitive. There is a good

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Tickets for Jerome Classic on June 28th selling faster than Andre De Grasse

Tickets for Jerome Classic on June 28th selling faster than Andre De Grasse

Gary Kingston April 18, 2017 0

Canada’s biggest name and shiniest star in athletics is coming to one of the country’s most intimate track and field venues this summer, so the message is clear: get your tickets early and be

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Vancouver Sun Run: Very Competitive Women’s Field Expected

Vancouver Sun Run: Very Competitive Women’s Field Expected

Christopher Kelsall April 18, 2017 1

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The 33rd annual Vancouver Sun Run happening on Sunday, April 23 will see a strong mix of Canadian and international talent toe-the-line. The athletes will be looking to

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Jordan Hasay’s excellent marathon debut

Jordan Hasay’s excellent marathon debut

Christopher Kelsall April 17, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated American Jordan Hasay ran the 2017 B.A.A. Boston Marathon on Monday in the time of 2:23:00 to finish in third place. It is the fastest American women’s marathon

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Boston Marathon predictions for Jordan Hasay and Galen Rupp

Boston Marathon predictions for Jordan Hasay and Galen Rupp

Christopher Kelsall April 16, 2017 1

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Two American distance runners will be interesting to watch during the 2017 B.A.A Boston Marathon, Jordan Hasay will be running her debut and Galen Rupp will be taking

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Potential event loss: 50K race walk in danger of being cancelled

Potential event loss: 50K race walk in danger of being cancelled

Christopher Kelsall April 8, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) are reviewing events that take place during the Olympic Games and world championships of track

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Jemima Sumgong, 2016 Olympic gold medallist fails drug test

Jemima Sumgong, 2016 Olympic gold medallist fails drug test

Christopher Kelsall April 6, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Jemima Sumgong, the reigning 2016 London Marathon champion and 2016 Rio Olympic Gold Medallist has tested positive in an out-of-competition drugs test for Erythropoietin. Erythropoietin also known as EPO

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