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Laura Muir is on fire, “when I was younger I never even dreamed I would be where I am now in my athletics career”

Laura Muir is on fire, “when I was younger I never even dreamed I would be where I am now in my athletics career”

Christopher Kelsall September 2, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  Scotland’s Laura Muir is on fire. After finishing in a disappointing seventh place during the Rio Olympic 1500-metre final, she went to Paris to compete in the Diamond League

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Who is Mo Ahmed?

Who is Mo Ahmed?

Christopher Kelsall May 29, 2016 3

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated St. Catharine, Ontario native Mo Ahmed has long been running in the shadow – at least within the Canadian media’s view – of Vancouver Island’s Cam Levins. They

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Genevieve Lalonde’s 3,000m steeplechase record

Genevieve Lalonde’s 3,000m steeplechase record

Christopher Kelsall May 29, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  On Saturday, Moncton’s Genevieve Lalonde broke the Canadian 3,000-metre steeplechase record, during the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League track meet that took place in Portland, Oregon. She crossed the

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British Legend Mo Farah Seeks Fast Time in Pre Classic 10k

British Legend Mo Farah Seeks Fast Time in Pre Classic 10k

Christopher Kelsall May 26, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic Mo Farah will add to his incredible legacy as one of the all-time distance greats by headlining a loaded 10,000-meter field at the Prefontaine Classic. For the sixth-straight year there will be no admission

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Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Christopher Kelsall May 25, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The Prefontaine Classic has one of its best catches in the women’s 200 meters – the World Champion–and its best and most unique half-lap field in history. It is a dream matchup that a

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Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Christopher Kelsall May 23, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic American Jarret Eaton, 26, is in the midst of his best year ever.  A former NCAA Indoor champion while at Syracuse, Eaton won his first U.S. title indoors in Portland in March, then

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Cocoa from Ghana: the new sponsor for long jumper Ignisious Gaisah

Cocoa from Ghana: the new sponsor for long jumper Ignisious Gaisah

Christopher Kelsall May 3, 2016 0

Company, Cocoa from Ghana, has agreed to support international long jump competitor and Global Sports Communication athlete Ignisious Gaisah. Gaisah was born and raised in Ghana, and now, since 2013 is a Dutch citizen. Gaisah

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Sifan Hassan to clash with Faith Kipyegon at Shanghai Diamond League

Sifan Hassan to clash with Faith Kipyegon at Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall April 29, 2016 0

Marleen Rennings, Shanghai Diamond League meet oung middle distance stars Sifan Hassan and Faith Kipyegon will renew their 1500m rivalry at this year’s Shanghai Diamond League meeting on 14 May, the meeting organisers announced today. Kipyegon beat

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Youth Movement Leads Pre Classic Men’s 800

Youth Movement Leads Pre Classic Men’s 800

Christopher Kelsall April 27, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Three athletes in their early 20s are expected to vie for the win in the IAAF Diamond League 800 meters at this year’s Prefontaine Classic. Already a veteran at the age of 22, Botswana’s

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Bett takes on the best of the rest at 2016 Shanghai Diamond League

Bett takes on the best of the rest at 2016 Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall April 21, 2016 0

World champion Nicholas Bett heads a 400m hurdles line-up at the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League that could even put the meeting’s favourite event, the sprint hurdles, in the shade. Bett produced one of the shocks

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