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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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Derek Drouin and Elizabeth Gleadle advance to finals; Damian Warner in silver medal position after day 1 of decathlon

Derek Drouin and Elizabeth Gleadle advance to finals; Damian Warner in silver medal position after day 1 of decathlon

Christopher Kelsall August 28, 2015 0

Athletics Canada Christabel Nettey 4th in long jump final Beijing, China – On day seven of the 2015 IAAF World Championships Derek Drouin from Corunna, Ont., qualified for the men’s high jump final and Elizabeth Gleadle

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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 5

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 5

Christopher Kelsall August 26, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The morning session, as it is here in North America for the 2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships, witnessed a 400-metre final that was out of this

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Is Genzebe Dibaba a clean athlete?

Is Genzebe Dibaba a clean athlete?

Christopher Kelsall August 26, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated A question many people may be asking today is, is Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia a drug-free athlete? On Tuesday she won the 2015 Beijing world championships 1500-metre final

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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: 800-metre Women’s Preview

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: 800-metre Women’s Preview

Christopher Kelsall August 25, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated There is plenty of competition left to go at the 2015 Beijing IAAF World Track and Field Championships. One of the more exciting events to go is the

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