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Genevieve LaCaze Interview

Genevieve LaCaze Interview

Christopher Kelsall September 1, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Genevieve La Caze is one of Australia’s top distance runners. The Brisbane, Queensland native specialises in the 3,000-metre steeplechase and the 5,000-metre distance run. She attended the University of

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Andre the Giant: De Grasse comes from behind to take Olympic bronze in the 100-metre dash

Andre the Giant: De Grasse comes from behind to take Olympic bronze in the 100-metre dash

Christopher Kelsall August 14, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse won the bronze medal during his first Olympic games today in the 2016 Rio Olympic 100-metre final, finishing with a new personal best

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Day one in Athletics for Canada: World record in 10,000-metres, McBride advances in 800-metre heats

Day one in Athletics for Canada: World record in 10,000-metres, McBride advances in 800-metre heats

Christopher Kelsall August 12, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s Brandon McBride won his heat (6/7) in the time of 1:45.99. He led the entire way in an effort that appeared comfortable. Three each from seven heats

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Rio 2016: Yuliya Stepanov accuses IOC of lying, WADA of ignoring warning letter about Russian doping

Rio 2016: Yuliya Stepanov accuses IOC of lying, WADA of ignoring warning letter about Russian doping

Christopher Kelsall July 25, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Yuliya Stepanov, the Russian 800-metre runner who tested positive for performance enhancing drugs, then turned whistleblower on the All Russia Athletics Federation (ARAF), claims that she had informed

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