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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...

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...

Marathon World Records: Is it time for course categorisation?

"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...

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...

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,...

IAAF Should Loosen its false start and lane violation criteria

By Andrew Maloney © Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated It was hard to watch the men's 4x100m relay finals (even if you are not Canadian)...

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...

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...

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...

The taking of a National Marathon Record: Nearly 43 years of making and breaking...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated The last time that the Canadian men’s marathon record changed owners was back in October 1969. It was...