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Shuko Genemo ready for another fast race in Vienna

A year after battling high winds during the Vienna City Marathon Shuko Genemo is back in the Austrian capital. Despite the severe conditions in...
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RUSADA set to be reinstated at WADA Executive Committee meeting

From Inside the Games The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) is set to be reinstated by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee at its meeting...

Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains Trevor Hofbauer will make his eagerly awaited marathon debut October 22nd at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon which is both an IAAF Gold...

Dylan Armstrong on earning Olympic Medal: “It was a childhood dream to go to...

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated Canadian Olympian Dylan Armstrong of Kamloops, BC will finally receive the medal he earned from the 2008 Beijing...

Toronto’s Justyn Knight helps Syracuse win the NCAA Cross Country Championships

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated Toronto’s Justyn Knight finished fourth in the 2015 NCAA Cross Country Championships that took place today in Louisville,...

Records Beaten at Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Paul Gains Things went almost exactly the way organizers of the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon had wished for when in the span of eighteen minutes...

US anti-doping chief calls for Russia to be banned from all international sport if...

Inside the Games United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief executive Travis Tygart has called for Russia to be "indefinitely" banned from all international sporting competition if...

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon to be one of SA’s first carbon neutral sport events

Press – Cape Town Marathon The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon is to become one of the first sporting events to be declared carbon neutral in...

High Jump King Barshim Returns to The Pre Classic

Prefontaine Classic Reigning World Champion Mutaz Essa Barshim of Qatar will bring his high-flying act back to Hayward Field to challenge a world-class field of high jumpers...

Twenty-three athletes fail drugs tests after London 2012 reanalysis

Inside the Games Twenty-three athletes have tested positive for banned substances following reanalysis of samples from the London 2012 Olympics, it has been confirmed. The athletes...