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Simon Bairu Interview

Simon Bairu Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 1

© Copyright – 2010 – Athletics Illustrated Simon Bairu of Regina, Saskatchewan who is currently being coached by Jerry Schumacher, is one of the greatest distance runners in Canadian history and he is on one

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Martin Fagan Interview

Martin Fagan Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 0

© Copyright – 2009 – Athletics Illustrated Martin Fagan broke the Irish half-marathon record on Saturday, March 14th., finishing in 60:57. He was racing the Fortis City Pier City Half Marathon in The Hague, Netherlands.

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Constantina Dita Interview

Constantina Dita Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 1

© Copyright – 2008 – Athletics Illustrated Constantina Dita (previously Tomescu-Dita) grew up on a farm surrounded by hills and the Romanian Carpathian Mountains. She would spend much time outside running for fun, chasing livestock,

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Jonathan Brown Interview (part 2)

Jonathan Brown Interview (part 2)

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 0

© Copyright – 2009 – Athletics Illustrated In Leicestershire, England, Loughborough University’s Director of Athletics George Gandy, recently received an honorary doctorate for outstanding services to their athletics program. His long tenure started in the

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Eric Gillis Interview

Eric Gillis Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 2

© Copyright – 2010 – Athletics Illustrated Eric Gillis from Antigonish, Nova Scotia, recently finished as top-Canadian and 4th place over-all at the Ottawa 10kwith his finishing time of 29:11. The Ottawa 10k is run

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Reid Coolsaet Interview

Reid Coolsaet Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 2

  © Copyright – 2011 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s fastest marathon runner, Reid Coolsaet, finished first Canadian and tenth overall at the 2010 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon after struggling through two years of sub-par fitness due

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Ryan Hall Interview

Ryan Hall Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 3

© Copyright – 2009 – Athletics Illustrated I remember watching Ryan Hall race the 2008 Beijing Olympic Marathon and thinking to myself that he seemed to be putting in a great effort and really just

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Lorraine Moller Interview

Lorraine Moller Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 1

© Copyright – 2008 – Athletics Illustrated Phidippides, the Athenian foot-messenger left a legacy that grows greater each year and is propagated by the millions of people who now participate in marathon races all over

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Greg McMillan Interview

Greg McMillan Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 0

© Copyright – 2010 – Athletics Illustrated Greg McMillan who operates adidas-McMillanElite in Flagstaff, Arizona – a post-collegiate training group for runners – is seeing significant returns from his athlete’s training efforts. He started the

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Rod Dixon Interview

Rod Dixon Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 4, 2011 1

© Copyright – 2008 – Athletics Illustrated Rod Dixon holds court five minutes from downtown Victoria in a rain-soaked, gravel parking lot at the back of the Cedar Hill Recreation Centre. He has an enraptured

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