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Dylan Armstrong issues emotional statement after wife named in doping scandal

Dylan Armstrong issues emotional statement after wife named in doping scandal

Christopher Kelsall June 1, 2016 0

Canadian athlete Dylan Armstrong, who specialises in the shot put emailed a statement to the CBC this week in response to his wife, a fellow athlete in the shot put tested positive on a

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Dawn Harper-Nelson Interview

Dawn Harper-Nelson Interview

Christopher Kelsall January 22, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Dawn Harper-Nelson is currently America’s second-fastest athlete competing in the 100m hurdles and over the past few years has been ranked second and sometimes first in the world.

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Jessica Zelinka – Interview

Jessica Zelinka – Interview

Christopher Kelsall December 23, 2012 7

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Thirty-one-year old Canadian Olympian Jessica Zelinka, is currently ranked seventh in the world in both the 100m hurdles as well as the heptathlon. She holds the two highest

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IAAF Should Loosen its false start and lane violation criteria

IAAF Should Loosen its false start and lane violation criteria

betzseason369 August 25, 2012 1

By Andrew Maloney © Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated It was hard to watch the men’s 4x100m relay finals (even if you are not Canadian) for the very reason that it is painful to see

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Why wasn’t the USA Disqualified?

Why wasn’t the USA Disqualified?

Christopher Kelsall August 16, 2012 4

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Update: May 13, 2015: USA stripped of 2012 Olympic silver medal. I have received a great volume of email messages about the Canadian men’s 4 x 100m relay team

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Canadian Men 4 x 100m Qualifies for tomorrow’s final

Canadian Men 4 x 100m Qualifies for tomorrow’s final

Christopher Kelsall August 11, 2012 0

By Mathieu Gentès  – Athletics Canada LONDON, UK – The Canadian men’s 4×100-metres relay team finished second in their heat to automatically qualify for tomorrow evening’s final. The combination of Gavin Smellie of Etobicoke, Ont.,

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Smith and Bishop – ready to Battle the Olympic 800m

Smith and Bishop – ready to Battle the Olympic 800m

Christopher Kelsall August 7, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Canada has two women competing in the 800m distance event at the 2012 London Olympic Games. They are Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario and Jessica Smith of North

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Seven Canadian Athletes Qualify for Semi-Final Round on day four

Seven Canadian Athletes Qualify for Semi-Final Round on day four

Christopher Kelsall August 6, 2012 0

By Mathieu Gentes, Athletics Canada LONDON, UK – Seven Canadian track and field athletes qualified into their respective events semi final round on day four of athletics competition at the Olympic Games. Geoff Harris of Halifax,

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Canadian Olympic Athletics

Canadian Olympic Athletics

Christopher Kelsall August 2, 2012 0

By Mathieu Gentes, Athletics Canada Athletics are underway tomorrow at the 2012 Olympic Games London, UK – Athletics begins in a big way tomorrow morning at the 2012 Olympic Games with nine Canadians in action.  Leading

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Hilary Stellingwerff – Ready to Race

Hilary Stellingwerff – Ready to Race

Christopher Kelsall August 1, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated London, Ontario’s Hilary Stellingwerff, who now resides in Victoria, BC, is competing in the 2012 London Olympic Games. She is coached by Guelph’s Dave Scott-Thomas. Stellingwerff will be

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