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IAAF does the right thing; votes to continue Russia’s ban from athletics for ninth...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Run Anderson, head of the task force that is overseeing the Russian ban from the sport of athletics...

Russian Anti-Doping Agency, as good as non-compliant, ban should continue

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The Russian Anti-Doping Agency's (RUSADA) non-compliance with the procedures required of them to gain reinstatement into international sport baffles...

President Craig Reedie and the Old Boy’s Club at WADA fail to understand the...

  "The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal." -Aristotle. In baseball, Barry Bonds never tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs, nor did...

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...

2018 Year in Review: Athletics Illustrated’s most searched athletes and stories

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Athletics Illustrated’s (AI) annual recount of the previous year’s traffic includes the most read stories, general traffic numbers...

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...

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...

High mileage and low injury rate – preparing the modern runner for Lydiard

Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated By Rene Borq Injury rates in runners for the past 60 years make depressing reading for any runner and I...

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...

Simon Bairu – Achieving Standard

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Canadian 10,000m record holder Simon Bairu, is in no way a shoe-in to represent Canada at the 2012...