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Meet the Mikhnevichs, Belarus’s Shot Put Power Couple

Meet the Mikhnevichs, Belarus’s Shot Put Power Couple

Dick Straight August 23, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated There is a fairly accurate and well-known aphorism that goes, “A couple that plays together; stays together.” So meet the Mikhnevichs. They are a married couple from Minsk,

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Due to drug cheating, Canadian Dylan Armstrong earns two international medals in 2014

Christopher Kelsall August 21, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated On July 6th 2014 Canada’s greatest all-time shot putter, Dylan Armstrong of Kamloops, BC, received the 2010 IAAF World Indoor Track and Field Championships bronze medal.  Athletics Canada’s

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IAAF World Track and Field Championships Preview

IAAF World Track and Field Championships Preview

Christopher Kelsall August 9, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated The 2013 IAAF World Track and Field Championships begin Saturday, August 10th in Moscow, Russia (Friday PM in North America). The meet will be the 14th edition since

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Dylan Armstrong Wins Silver and Bronze Medals

Dylan Armstrong Wins Silver and Bronze Medals

Christopher Kelsall August 1, 2013 2

The long arm of the law – at least with the law within the sporting world  – reached out and slapped Belarussian shot putter Andrei Mikhnevich. Mikhnevich has now officially been stripped of any

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