Editorial

Like fine wine, Canadian women age well; lead Ottawa 10K

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated “Honestly, it has everything to do with how that race felt. Not the time or place. Nothing earth-shattering...

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu to race Speed River Inferno and Harry Jerome Track Classic in June

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Melissa Bishop-Nriagu, Canada’s all-time greatest 800-metre runner, back after two years, raced the 1500-metre event at the Johnny...

Nasser Al-Khelaifi charged with corruption over IAAF Doha World Championships

Papa Massata Diack, the son of the disgraced former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Lamine Diack, was charged with taking...

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu to compete in the 800m at Harry Jerome Track Classic

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu got a good start on her comeback after taking time off to have a baby. On May 18 at the Johnny Loaring Classic...
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Rio Olympic marathon silver medallist and Kenyan national coach suspended

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced on Tuesday that Eunice Kirwa of Bahrain has been provisionally suspended for...

Genevieve Lalonde breaks Canadian 3000m steeplechase record in Shanghai

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Genevieve Lalonde, originally of Moncton, New Brunswick, broke the national 3,000-metre steeplechase record on Saturday. Racing in the...
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Do ketone supplements aid athletic performance or recovery?

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated There is a growing market in sports nutrition for supplementation with ketone bodies. They come in the form...

Summit Meeting: Samba vs. Benjamin in Pre Classic 400 Hurdles

Prefontaine Classic There hasn’t been this much excitement in the men’s 400-meter hurdles for more than 30 years. The Prefontaine Classic’s field is its best ever,...

Chepkoech, Coburn Lead Pre Classic Women’s Steeplechase

Prefontaine Classic The world record holder will be facing the reigning world champion in the women’s steeplechase at the Prefontaine Classic. That titanic matchup is only the...

Critics of WADA decision to reinstate Russia are about politics not clean sport, claims...

Sir Craig Reedie, president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been criticised in the past for making comments around anti-doping. This time, he...