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Liam Stanley wins silver medal in the 1500-metres

From sister publication, Victoria Sports News Victoria’s Liam Stanley earned the silver medal today during the Rio Paralympic Games 1500-metre track competition. Stanley ran a time...

Rio 2016 ticket probe widened as Brazilian police name new suspect and claim Cartan...

From Inside the Games Brazilian police investigating ticketing touting at last month's Olympic Games here widened their search today when they named the Olympic Council...

Trent Stellingwerff interview: Rio, the good, the bad and the ugly

See the discussion on the boards, here>> © Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Dr. Trent Stellingwerff is a former track and field athlete who competed in...

Genevieve LaCaze Interview

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Genevieve La Caze is one of Australia’s top distance runners. The Brisbane, Queensland native specialises in the 3,000-metre...

Olympic silver medallist fails to return home from Rio 2016 after political gesture during...

From Inside the Games Olympic silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa has not returned home from Rio 2016 after he made a public gesture of defiance against...

Rio Olympic Marathon: Kipchoge wins, Lelisa protests, Rupp for bronze and Gillis surprises

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Justin Lagat predicted that Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge will likely win the 2016 Rio Olympic marathon. On the surface...

An emotional day for Canadians: Mo Ahmed, Gord Downie and Melissa Bishop, all class

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Today was an emotional day for Canadians. Toronto’s Mohammed Ahmed, the national record holder in the 5,000-metre event made...

Patrick Hickey taken to notorious Brazilian prison

From Inside the Games Ireland's Patrick Hickey has been denied bail and appears likely to remain in a notorious maximum security prison over the weekend...

Evan Dunfee all class, De Grasse medals again

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  The big news in athletics today was about disqualifications. The U.S. 4 x 100-metre relay team was disqualified,...

Usain Bolt symbolically passes the torch to Andre De Grasse

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Today, Usain Saint Leo Bolt of Trelawny Parish, Jamaica undoubtedly elevated his stature to the annals reserved for...