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Trinity Western University hires Shane Wiebe: Rob Pike continues to work with athletes

On April 13, Rob Pike, Trinity Western University’s track and field and cross-country head coach, informed assistant coach Mark Bomba that after seven years...

Like all 800-metre runners, the IAAF will lose to Caster Semenya

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Like all other female 800-metre runners, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) are going to lose to...

Chaos in the Clubhouse: Trinity Western University Spartans claim abuse

“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; truth isn't.” ~Mark Twain. During my recent observations of the...

The IOC is now complicit

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated So the Russian curler, Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, who tested positive for Meldonium in his A sample (but the B...

The IAAF needs to remove Justin Gatlin’s entire competitive history, to be taken seriously

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Just as a leopard cannot change its spots, Justin Gatlin apparently cannot change his cheating ways. To be taken...

Well-timed and healthy protein consumption improves adaptation to exercise, but not exercise performance

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Protein consumption before or during exercise appears to improve muscle synthesis or the uptake of protein to the...

What is Mo Farah’s motivation for moving from Nike Oregon Project to London?

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Unless you have been dwelling in the caves of the Afghanistan hills, cut off from the so-called civilized...

Movie Review: Icarus; a shocking look at systematic doping in Russia

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Genre: Documentary Release: August 4, 2017 Director: Bryan Fogel Music: Adam Peters Producers: Bryan Fogel, Dan Cogan, James R. Swartz, David Fialkow Cast:...

Canadian doctors want evidence based nutritional guidance for the public

Below is a snippet from an open letter to the Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion at the Laboratory Centre for Disease Control from...

Caster Semenya’s apparent defiance; could it serve a greater purpose?

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated The great Irish wordsmith Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde once wrote the only thing worse than being talked...