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Dayna Pidhoresky’s career season awaits Athletics Canada’s word

Dayna Pidhoresky’s career season awaits Athletics Canada’s word

Christopher Kelsall May 30, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Dayna Pidhoresky is having a career season. She has had a string of road wins and good performances that were capped by an IAAF World Track and Field

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Melissa Bishop dives into the deep end at Prefontaine Classic

Melissa Bishop dives into the deep end at Prefontaine Classic

Christopher Kelsall May 27, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Diving into the deep end of the pool, Canada’s all-time greatest 800-metre runner, Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario is at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Oregon this weekend,

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Budapest launch bid to host 2023 IAAF World Championships

Budapest launch bid to host 2023 IAAF World Championships

Christopher Kelsall April 8, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Budapest wants to host the 2023 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships as part of a long-term strategy to stage the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Discussions have already started between

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Andre De Grasse on his “bromance” with Usain Bolt and racing in Vancouver

Andre De Grasse on his “bromance” with Usain Bolt and racing in Vancouver

Christopher Kelsall March 25, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Scarborough, Ontario’s Andre De Grasse will open his 2017 outdoor track season on March 30th at the Pepsi Florida Relays at the University of Florida. He will return

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Canada’s marathon standards elicit a broad range of emotions

Canada’s marathon standards elicit a broad range of emotions

Christopher Kelsall October 23, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated “The standard set by the IAAF (2:19 and 2:45) is not an internationally competitive standard and we are selecting athletes to perform internationally and our intent is not

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Brendan Hoff should be going to the World Junior Championships

Brendan Hoff should be going to the World Junior Championships

Christopher Kelsall July 10, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  Did Brendan Hoff’s performance during the 2016 Canadian Track and Field Championships this weekend point out an issue with the selection process for the IAAF World Junior Championships?

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Brianne Theisen-Eaton: “I had a plan going into the competition and I executed that plan”

Brianne Theisen-Eaton: “I had a plan going into the competition and I executed that plan”

Christopher Kelsall March 22, 2016 0

Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Brianne Theisen-Eaton’s gold medal victory had extra meaning, not so much due to the medal itself, which she had found elusive until this past weekend in Portland at the

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Matt Hughes’s most excellent season

Matt Hughes’s most excellent season

Christopher Kelsall September 15, 2015 0

Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Matt Hughes, Canada’s all-time fastest 3,000-metre steeplechaser has had a great season in 2015, including competing well in Canada’s National Track League (NTL), in Europe, Toronto Pan American Games

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Melissa Bishop’s stunning season

Melissa Bishop’s stunning season

Christopher Kelsall August 31, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Eganville, Ontario’s Melissa Bishop has finally had the season to demonstrate her true capability as a world-class 800-metre runner. The talent and execution that she and everyone else

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Big day eight for Canada at world championships in Beijing

Big day eight for Canada at world championships in Beijing

Christopher Kelsall August 29, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Canada had a very good showing on the second to last day of the 2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships earning three medals, bringing the total so

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