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Opinion: Call me when USADA publishes a final document on Nike Oregon Project

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Flotrack, an online publication that promotes the sport of athletics (track and field) and based in Austin, Texas,...

Tyler Dozzi chases gold at BC championships, chooses UBC Thunderbirds for post-secondary education

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Tyler Dozzi is heading to the University of British Columbia in September to study engineering and compete for...

Honour the Greeks who fought for our freedoms; do the distance

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated     We could do a better job of honouring the man who delivered the good news that freedom was...

Paula Radcliffe on European Athletics Association new ratification rules, “It is insulting…”

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated In July, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will likely approve a motion that the European Athletics...

Disgraced Turkish athlete returns to competition in Europe; she should be banned for life

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Disgraced Turkish middle-distance athlete Asli Cakir Alptekein returned to competition four years after her original eight-year drugs ban...
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Is Ethiopia’s Lifetime Doping ban just lip service?

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Ethiopia happens to be one of five nations that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has...

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...

The Death of international Cross Country

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated The World Cross Country Championships are going to die a harsh death if intervention does not happen immediately. Before...

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...

Usain Bolt symbolically passes the torch to Andre De Grasse

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Today, Usain Saint Leo Bolt of Trelawny Parish, Jamaica undoubtedly elevated his stature to the annals reserved for...