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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,...

Rob Guy resigns as CEO of Athletics Canada

Rob Guy informed the Board of Directors of Athletics Canada that he will be leaving his dual roles as Chief Executive Officer of Athletics...

Windy City welcomes 15,000 for the 2018 Humana Rock ‘n Roll Chicago Half Marathon

Approximately 15,000 registered runners from age 12 to 82 took to the streets of the Windy City this weekend to participate in the 10th running...

Fifth-place finisher in the Olympics Volha Mazuronak will run Düsseldorf Marathon

The top European finisher in the 2016 women’s Olympic Marathon will be on the start line   in Düsseldorf: Volha Mazuronak, who finished fifth in Rio,...

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...

Boston Marathon winner Des Linden to race Rock ‘n Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon in...

The 2018 Rock ‘n’ Roll® Philadelphia Half Marathon will once again include a world-class group of elite men and women when they toe the line...

ISTAF INDOOR in Berlin: Lisek ahead of Braz and Lavillenie, Pinto surges to 7.08...

Lisek ahead of Braz and Lavillenie, Pinto surges to 7.08 world lead in 60 m Tatjana Pinto and Piotr Lisek produced the highlights at the...
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Athletics Canada names 2018 IAAF World Indoor Championships team

From Athletics Canada Athletics Canada named 14 athletes four men and 10 women, to represent Canada at the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Championships that will...

Top story Brazilian informer claims payment to Diack secured four votes for Rio 2016

From Inside the Games A bribe allegedly paid to Senegal's ex-athletics boss Lamine Diack supposedly secured Rio de Janeiro four votes in their successful bid...

Kenya’s John Korir to race Scotiabank Waterfront Toronto Marathon

Paul Gains Having a famous elder brother presents challenges, especially the initiative to get out from under the lengthy shadow cast by his reputation. And, so...