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Three of the World’s greatest runners to compete at Humana Rock ‘n Roll San...

Ethiopian champion, Tirunesh Dibaba, is all set to try her hand on the half marathon course at the Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll® San Antonio Marathon...

Cam Levins to make Marathon debut at Scotiabank Waterfront Toronto Marathon

Paul Gains Ending nearly two years of speculation, Cam Levins has confirmed he will make his marathon debut at the 2018 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon,...

Boston Marathon Champion Desiree Linden to take part in Synchrony San Diego Rock ‘n...

Rock 'n Roll Marathon The 2018 Boston Marathon Champion, Desiree Linden, is set to participate in the 2018 Synchrony Rock ‘n’ Roll® San Diego Marathon & ½...

Thomas Bach gets his Pound of flesh

Is the International Olympic Committee's President Thomas Bach surrounding himself with cheerleaders and removing those who speak plainly? Canadian Dick Pound, who rarely minces words,...

Natasha Wodak Breaks Canadian 10,000m Record, Qualifies for Olympics

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated The 10,000m women’s race (section 1) at the Payton Jordan Invitational tonight lived up to its billing, as...

PSA: Calling elite endurance athletes: Interested in nutrition for training and racing – your...

Are you an elite endurance athlete racing in events from 800m to the marathon or 20km/50km race walk? Are you interested in nutrition for training and...

Reid Coolsaet to run Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

By Paul Gains Two-time Canadian Olympian Reid Coolsaet wants it known that rumours of his retirement are greatly exaggerated, even as marathon enthusiasts are busy penciling in their choices as...

WADA asks Russia for help after Wiggins and Froome among athletes targeted in latest...

From Inside the Games Russia have been asked to help fight against the hackers who have again infiltrated the website of the World Anti-Doping Agency...

Full results and story from Harry Jerome Indoor Games

Doug Clement Greg Stewart of Kamloops has quite an impressive athletic resume. He has All-Canada honours during a five-year basketball career at Thompson Rivers University,...

Laura Muir sets 800m indoors record

From Athletics Weekly Laura Muir smashed the Scottish indoor 800m record in Glasgow on Sunday, storming to a time of 1:59.69 at the Emirates Arena. The double European indoor...