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Eunice Chumba Targets Beirut Marathon Record

Eunice Chumba Targets Beirut Marathon Record

Dick Straight October 30, 2017 0

Paul Gains If her recent performances are any indication Eunice Chumba will be odds-on favourite to challenge the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon event record when the race kicks off for the 15th year, Sunday, November

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Phillip Reid Rocks Thrilling United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon

Phillip Reid Rocks Thrilling United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon

Dick Straight October 30, 2017 0

Teyva Sammet The “City of Angels” put on a divine show at the United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon and 5K on Sunday.  Thousands of runners, many dressed in costumes of all shapes and

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Shura Kitata Tola and Vivian Cheruiyot take Frankfurt Marathon titles, sub 2:10 debut for Welshman Dewi Griffiths

Shura Kitata Tola and Vivian Cheruiyot take Frankfurt Marathon titles, sub 2:10 debut for Welshman Dewi Griffiths

Dick Straight October 30, 2017 0

Shura Kitata Tola of Ethiopia and Kenya’s Vivian Cheryuiot won the top prizes at the 36th edition of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon. Kitata chopped almost two minutes off his personal best in difficult conditions

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British Sports Minister steps down from WADA Foundation Board due to Brexit

British Sports Minister steps down from WADA Foundation Board due to Brexit

Dick Straight October 26, 2017 0

From Inside the Games A spokesperson for WADA confirmed to insidethegames that Crouch, who was appointed to the organisation’s ruling body at the start of last year, had “voluntarily stepped down” from her role earlier this month. The

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Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to be live streamed Sunday morning

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to be live streamed Sunday morning

Dick Straight October 18, 2017 0

Paul Gains Running fans from around the world will once again be able to watch the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon in its entirety thanks to a unique partnership between race organizers, sponsors and Astrodog Media. Beginning

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Edwin Kiptoo To Defend Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Edwin Kiptoo To Defend Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Dick Straight October 11, 2017 0

Paul Gains It was an enormous surprise when Kenya’s Edwin Kibet Kiptoo won the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon a year ago but his victory in this IAAF Silver Label race blew his anonymity completely out

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WADA provisionally suspends Paris Laboratory

WADA provisionally suspends Paris Laboratory

Dick Straight September 27, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has provisionally suspended the accreditation of the Paris laboratory. A ban has been placed on the facility in the French capital, known as the French Laboratoire National

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WADA warns Russia that Government must publicly accept McLaren Report before can be reinstated

WADA warns Russia that Government must publicly accept McLaren Report before can be reinstated

Dick Straight August 3, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Russia has been warned tonight by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) that is must fulfill at least 12 more criteria before they can be ruled to be compliant with international rules. The

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Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

Dick Straight May 25, 2017 0

When the Prefontaine Classic’s famous Bowerman Mile became overwhelmed by the interest of the world’s best middle distance runners, the International Mile was born. Aiming to be a world-class race featuring established milers as well

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Honour the Greeks who fought for our freedoms; do the distance

Honour the Greeks who fought for our freedoms; do the distance

Dick Straight May 13, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated     We could do a better job of honouring the man who delivered the good news that freedom was won in a battle against the invading Persians at Marathon,

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