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Was the 2016 IAAF World Racewalking Championships another doping red-flag moment?

Was the 2016 IAAF World Racewalking Championships another doping red-flag moment?

Christopher Kelsall May 9, 2016 1

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated The 2016 IAAF Rome World Race Walking Team Championships took place over the weekend and some of the usual suspects hit the podium hard including China and Italy.

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Carl Lewis is an egomaniacal loudmouth

Carl Lewis is an egomaniacal loudmouth

Dick Straight March 10, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of Athletics Illustrated or affiliated online

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Athletics Canada hates spinster cat ladies

Athletics Canada hates spinster cat ladies

Dick Straight February 23, 2016 0

  Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of Athletics Illustrated or affiliated online publications. @TheStraightReport Join the discussion>> © Copyright – 2016

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Kelly Wiebe’s retirement: You will be missed

Kelly Wiebe’s retirement: You will be missed

Christopher Kelsall January 12, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Reading of Kelly Wiebe’s decision to retire from the sport of athletics this morning at just 25-years-of-age, unearthed two conflicting emotions: sadness and respect. I felt sadness, but not

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The IAAF and or the IOC should remove history of all performances by cheating athletes

The IAAF and or the IOC should remove history of all performances by cheating athletes

Christopher Kelsall December 11, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has vowed to build trust in the sport of athletics again. This is an admirable statement for an enormous, but

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Russia, Canada and United Kingdom rank 1-2-3 as top sport-hosting nations

Russia, Canada and United Kingdom rank 1-2-3 as top sport-hosting nations

Christopher Kelsall November 3, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Sportcal, a sports market intelligence company released on November 3rd their list of the top sport hosting nations as well as the top sport hosting cities worldwide. Russia

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Refined Sugar: A Performance Killer

Refined Sugar: A Performance Killer

Christopher Kelsall March 26, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated As I understand it and because I may have made this up, for us long distance runners, each pound that we are over our optimum weight, we are

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Marathon World Records: Is it time for course categorisation?

Marathon World Records: Is it time for course categorisation?

Christopher Kelsall December 23, 2014 1

“Purely for conjecture and entertainment purposes, should the marathon have different categories to determine world best performances?” The term “marathon world record” is used to describe the world’s fastest time that is run on a recognised

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Canada’s Fastest 5K? Will We Ever Know?

Canada’s Fastest 5K? Will We Ever Know?

Christopher Kelsall March 17, 2014 1

Chatline discussion here. © Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated On March 12, 2014 the Synergy Health Management Bazan Bay 5K took place in Sidney, BC, located just 20 minutes north of Victoria on Vancouver Island.

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Cross Country Running Should be Included in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Cross Country Running Should be Included in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Christopher Kelsall February 1, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The Winter Olympic Games needs cross-country running and cross-country running needs the Winter Olympic Games. The fact that the historic sport is missing from the Olympics – summer

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