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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...

Shoe Review: On, Cloud Terry

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Running shoe technology is now at a point where if you are not paying attention, you may not...

Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. It is now time for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to wield...

Critics of WADA decision to reinstate Russia are about politics not clean sport, claims...

Sir Craig Reedie, president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been criticised in the past for making comments around anti-doping. This time, he...

Who is Mo Ahmed?

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated St. Catharine, Ontario native Mo Ahmed has long been running in the shadow – at least within the...

Cross-country Respect – Where is it?

© Copyright - 2008 - Athletics Illustrated Frankly, it surprises me to no end why women are not waving their collective fists in the air,...
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Mo Farah needs to race Eliud Kipchoge or Dennis Kimetto mano-a-mano

To put Mo Farah’s 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon performance of 2:05:11 into perspective, it was likely just enough and nothing more, by...

The Five Lydiard principles explained

The legendary Arthur Lydiard’s training program is often misunderstood, even by people who believe that they fully understand his methodology. Lydiard training may not be...

CIS Cross Country Season: McMaster Marauders are looking strong.

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated The McMaster University Marauders are set for the 2013 CIS cross country season and are fielding quality teams...

Determining the future of the Olympic Games

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Doctor Jacque Rogge, the current and out-going President of the International Olympic Committee will be replaced on September...