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Olympic Champion Eliud Kipchoge targets World Record in Berlin

Olympic Champion Eliud Kipchoge targets World Record in Berlin

Christopher Kelsall July 7, 2017 0

Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya is currently one of the best marathon runners in the world. The 2016 Olympic champion is aiming to run faster at the BMW Berlin Marathon on September 24 than his

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Steve Magness on the Bermon-Garnier study: “This proves Testosterone matters, even if it is naturally produced in female athletes”

Steve Magness on the Bermon-Garnier study: “This proves Testosterone matters, even if it is naturally produced in female athletes”

Christopher Kelsall July 6, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated It’s the difference between barely making the qualification to get there and being a runaway gold medal winner. A major controversy in track and field during 2016 was to

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WADA revokes accreditation for laboratories in Kazakhstan and South Africa

WADA revokes accreditation for laboratories in Kazakhstan and South Africa

Christopher Kelsall July 2, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The accreditation of two laboratories based in Kazakhstan and South Africa has been revoked by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The Athletes’ Anti-Doping Laboratory in Almaty and the South African Doping Control

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RUSADA’s bid for reinstatement resumes

RUSADA’s bid for reinstatement resumes

Christopher Kelsall June 28, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s (RUSADA) bid for reinstatement has been given a major boost after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced they could resume testing today. RUSADA has been granted permission to

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Kangogo and Tessier win Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon

Kangogo and Tessier win Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon

Christopher Kelsall June 26, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Lethbridge, Alberta’s Kip Kangogo took in the Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon with the sole intention of winning it. He came, he won and he told Athletics Illustrated’s social

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Ajee Wilson’s positive test; something other than beef smells rancid here

Ajee Wilson’s positive test; something other than beef smells rancid here

Christopher Kelsall June 20, 2017 2

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated American middle-distance runner, Ajee Wilson from Philadelphia, PA, tested positive for a banned performance-enhancing drug Zeranol, which is sold under the brand name Ralone. The positive result was

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Andre De Grasse rips a wind-aided, world-leading 9.69

Andre De Grasse rips a wind-aided, world-leading 9.69

Christopher Kelsall June 19, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Andre De Grasse ran a 9.69 world-leading 100-metre sprint in Stockholm, Sunday. It was wind-aided, but a rubber-melting performance to be sure. De Grasse, who will be racing in

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Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty Stadium!

Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty Stadium!

Dick Straight June 16, 2017 0

The setting is changing, the tone remains. For its return to the Charléty Stadium, on Saturday 1 July, the MEETING de PARIS will offer the public a line-up worthy of its most stellar years.

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Rachel Cliff runs qualification standard for world championships

Rachel Cliff runs qualification standard for world championships

Christopher Kelsall June 11, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated  In Portland, this weekend, Vancouver’s Rachel Cliff likely wrested a dream from the ghosts of Rio that haunted her for nearly a year. She finished second in the

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Vic City Invite track meet; storms onto the race scene

Vic City Invite track meet; storms onto the race scene

Christopher Kelsall June 10, 2017 0

Join discussion forum on this subject>> © Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated From the ashes of the cancelled, 28-year-running Victoria Track Classic, rose up the Vic City Invite, a smaller, low-profile, but high-performance middle-distance track

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