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Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty Stadium!

Meeting de Paris; Taylor, Thompson, McLeod, Barshim, a galaxy of stars at the Charléty Stadium!

Dick Straight June 16, 2017 0

The setting is changing, the tone remains. For its return to the Charléty Stadium, on Saturday 1 July, the MEETING de PARIS will offer the public a line-up worthy of its most stellar years.

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Lucy Smith smashes Canadian 5000m record for 50-plus

Lucy Smith smashes Canadian 5000m record for 50-plus

Christopher Kelsall June 15, 2017 0

From sister publication, Victoria Sports News Saanich’s Lucy Smith saw the schedule for the Christie-Phoenix Insurance Victoria Track Series, quickly checked what the Canadian record is for the 5,000m distance (5K on the track) and

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ISTAF in Berlin on 27th August with Renaud Lavillenie and Christoph Harting

ISTAF in Berlin on 27th August with Renaud Lavillenie and Christoph Harting

Dick Straight June 13, 2017 0

Two great stars of track and field have confirmed that they will be competing in this year’s ISTAF on August 27 in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium: Renaud Lavillenie of France, world record holder in the

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Vic City Invite results

Vic City Invite results

Christopher Kelsall June 9, 2017 0

See Community race results from same night>> Join discussion forum on this subject>> Vic City Invite Men’s A – 1500m Bib Overall Gender Age Name Time 7 1 m Lucas Jarron 3:50.06 6 2 m Christian Gravel 3:51.07 3 3 m Royden Radowits 3:51.27 10 4 m Kieran Lumb 3:51.35 9 5 m Maxilian Trummer 3:52.38 5 6 m Declan White 3:52.49 8 7 m John Gay 3:52.68 2 8 m Levi Neufeld 3:55.52 4 9 m Brendan Hoff 3:57.52 1 10 m Kieran McDonald 4:05.62   Women’s A – 800m Bib Overall Gender Age Name Time 4 1 f Annie LeBlanc 2:04.87 7 2 f Claudia Saunders 2:05.34 2 3 f Maite Bouchard 2:05.39 9 4 f Eleanor Fulton 2:05.40 3 5 f Helen

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Pound confident Russian athletes will be found guilty of Sochi 2014 doping despite IOC inaction

Pound confident Russian athletes will be found guilty of Sochi 2014 doping despite IOC inaction

Dick Straight June 6, 2017 0

Inside the Games Richard Pound has criticised International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach for the way he is continuing to respond to doping problems involving Russia and has expressed concerns over the aims of

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Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

Dick Straight May 25, 2017 0

When the Prefontaine Classic’s famous Bowerman Mile became overwhelmed by the interest of the world’s best middle distance runners, the International Mile was born. Aiming to be a world-class race featuring established milers as well

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LaShawn Merritt Challenged by New Talent in Pre Classic 400

LaShawn Merritt Challenged by New Talent in Pre Classic 400

Dick Straight May 23, 2017 0

LaShawn Merritt has won an unprecedented five times in the Prefontaine Classic 400, but this year’s 1-lapper has exciting fresh talent ready to challenge him. It will be a Pre Classic debut for half the

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Mo Farah Tops a Pre Classic 5K Packed with Medalists

Mo Farah Tops a Pre Classic 5K Packed with Medalists

Dick Straight May 19, 2017 0

A remarkable collection of the world’s best distance runners in the Prefontaine Classic 5000 Meters will provide a preview of the London World Championships final this summer. More than half the field own an Olympic

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TCS World 10K Bengaluru

TCS World 10K Bengaluru

Christopher Kelsall May 18, 2017 0

Ethiopia’s defending champion Mosinet Geremew will contest the TCS World 10K Bengaluru 2017 with several ambitions in mind when he stands on the start line of one of the world’s most prestigious annual 10km races this

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English Gardner at Home in Prefontaine Classic Women’s 100

English Gardner at Home in Prefontaine Classic Women’s 100

Christopher Kelsall May 17, 2017 0

A historically fast straightaway awaits a Prefontaine Classic women’s 100m field loaded with Olympians, but one runner knows the track better than anyone else. English Gardner, 25, might want to run every major race at the

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