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Shawn Barber’s supposed Craigslist tryst with a cocaine-sniffing and boozing first-timer

Shawn Barber’s supposed Craigslist tryst with a cocaine-sniffing and boozing first-timer

Dick Straight October 6, 2016 0

Let’s take a leap of faith…. If you can believe (see link below and click-through for story), that Mr. Shawnacy Barber, world champion pole vaulter, who hired the services of a prostitute while in Edmonton,

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Twice-suspended Justin Gatlin wins US Olympic Trials in 9.80

Twice-suspended Justin Gatlin wins US Olympic Trials in 9.80

Dick Straight July 4, 2016 0

    © Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated While traditional media reports on and social media gushes over Justin Gatlin continuing his winning ways during the 2016 US Olympic Trials, I would like to take this

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Herr Hajo Seppelt should be knighted and sat at the Holy See

Herr Hajo Seppelt should be knighted and sat at the Holy See

Dick Straight June 22, 2016 0

  Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of Athletics Illustrated or affiliated online publications. @TheStraightReport The Rio Olympic Games will be

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New Stars to Battle Experience in Dynamic Pre Classic 400 Hurdles

New Stars to Battle Experience in Dynamic Pre Classic 400 Hurdles

Christopher Kelsall May 23, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Two athletes who came out of nowhere to earn their first major medals will be surrounded by four multiple medalists in the Prefontaine Classic men’s 400-meter hurdles. The race features athletes who collectively are

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Carl Lewis is an egomaniacal loudmouth

Carl Lewis is an egomaniacal loudmouth

Dick Straight March 10, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of Athletics Illustrated or affiliated online

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Athletics Canada hates spinster cat ladies

Athletics Canada hates spinster cat ladies

Dick Straight February 23, 2016 0

  Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of Athletics Illustrated or affiliated online publications. @TheStraightReport Join the discussion>> © Copyright – 2016

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Meb Keflezighi is evil

Meb Keflezighi is evil

Dick Straight February 18, 2016 0

Meb Keflezighi is a living legend, and rightfully so. A three-time Olympian (and winner of a Silver Medal at the 2004 Games in Athens), the 40-year-old Keflezighi counts marathon wins at Boston and New

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Trump Tower to be renamed

Trump Tower to be renamed

Dick Straight December 16, 2015 0

© Copyright – 20 15 – Athletics Illustrated Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson and BC Premiere Christy Clark have formally announced that Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver, also known as “Trump Tower”, located in downtown

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The sport of athletics: Caught in the act of falling down

The sport of athletics: Caught in the act of falling down

Dick Straight August 17, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Hell hath no fury like that of an old boys club collectively tipping backwards in their boardroom chairs and landing with a resounding clatter upon their marble floors.

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Kenya’s Laban Korir To Defend Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Title

Kenya’s Laban Korir To Defend Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Title

Dick Straight August 13, 2015 0

by Paul Gains Laban Korir will return to the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon October 18th to defend his 2014 title and, if the conditions are right, to tackle the course record. The 29 year old Kenyan

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