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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:...

The Stunning Removal of Wrestling from The Olympic Games

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated On Tuesday, February 12th, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) made a stunning and highly criticized move to strip...

Goucher and Hall: Coaches and Comebacks

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated The movements, recently, of Kara Goucher and Ryan Hall to new coaches remind us, once again, what a...

Should Lanni Marchant be permitted to race both the marathon and 10,000-metre events in...

Read message board thread, here>> © Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  Earlier today it was reported by Canadian Running Magazine that there is a possibility...

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...

Twice-suspended Justin Gatlin wins US Olympic Trials in 9.80

    © Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated While traditional media reports on and social media gushes over Justin Gatlin continuing his winning ways during the...

How to Preserve your Relationship when Training with a Member of the Opposite Sex

By Brandon Laan This is not a lecture, rather a gentle reminder. It is no secret that training groups are a breeding ground for budding...

Can Galen Rupp break the B.A.A. Boston Marathon course record?

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Galen Rupp, 2012 London Olympic silver medallist in the 10,000-metre event and bronze medal winner during the Rio...

Kelly Wiebe’s retirement: You will be missed

© 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...

The IAAF should re-write history

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  The incentive to cheat in the sport of athletics should be outstripped by a disincentive. As the International Association...