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Dozens of Kenyan athletes protest at Athletics Kenya headquarters

Dozens of Kenyan athletes protest at Athletics Kenya headquarters

Christopher Kelsall November 23, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Kenyan athletes have occupied the Athletics Kenya (AK) headquarters in Nairobi. According to an unnamed Kenyan athlete, “it is a peaceful demonstration with dozens of athletes; some of

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Athletics Kenya President Isaiah Kiplagat Steps Down

Athletics Kenya President Isaiah Kiplagat Steps Down

Dick Straight April 13, 2015 0

Long serving Athletics Kenya (AK) president, Isaiah Kiplagat has stepped down for three months to campaign for the IAAF Vice-President post when the world governing body holds its next congress just before the start

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Athletics Kenya Suspends Rosa and Volare for six months, amid an increase in doping

Athletics Kenya Suspends Rosa and Volare for six months, amid an increase in doping

Dick Straight April 13, 2015 0

Athletics Kenya takes a step earlier promised to consider suspending or banning athletes as well as enablers including coaches, agents and medical personnel. AK suspended Rosa Associati and Volare Sports for six months pending investigations

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Athletics Kenya Admits that Kenya has a doping problem

Athletics Kenya Admits that Kenya has a doping problem

Christopher Kelsall December 29, 2014 1

From the online publication, Coastweek.com, it appears that Kenya or more accurately Athletics Kenya (AK) and their president Isaiah Kiplagat are now admitting that Kenya has a major doping problem. The following truncated excerpt

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Doping: Is this Kenya’s “Lance Armstrong Moment of Shame?”

Doping: Is this Kenya’s “Lance Armstrong Moment of Shame?”

Christopher Kelsall November 23, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Not for the first time, Athletics Kenya has come under fire for failing to address their home-grown issue of elite athlete doping by some of the top names

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Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Christopher Kelsall February 7, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Two of the world’s superpowers in the sport of athletics are Jamaica in sprinting and Kenya in middle-distance and long-distance running. After several years of world domination by

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