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Dick Quax Interview

Dick Quax Interview

Christopher Kelsall February 10, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Legendary New Zealand distance runner, Dick Quax, competed at an international level in distances from as short as 1500 metres to the marathon. He set national records in

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Chris Wardlaw Interview

Chris Wardlaw Interview

Christopher Kelsall October 7, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Two-time Olympian Chris Wardlaw of Australia may be better known for his role in athletics as a coach, having mentored such great Australian marathoners as Steve Moneghetti and

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Zane Robertson Interview

Zane Robertson Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 28, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Zane Robertson, after having moved from his native New Zealand, at the age of 17 with his brother Jake to Kenya’s Rift Valley and now Addis Ababa, Ethiopia,

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Trent Stellingwerff Interview

Trent Stellingwerff Interview

Christopher Kelsall April 18, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated On March 16th I had the occasion to interview Dr. Trent Stellingwerff about nutrition and hydration related to exercise performance it proved to be a popular read. In

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Lydiard’s Running Wizard – Launched

Lydiard’s Running Wizard – Launched

Christopher Kelsall March 29, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Last January, in an interview with Nobby Hashizume to announce an interactive online training program, I asked, “do you want to run or coach your very best”? At

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Renato Canova, Arthur Lydiard Roundtable – Champions Everywhere

Renato Canova, Arthur Lydiard Roundtable – Champions Everywhere

Christopher Kelsall February 16, 2012 0

Are Canova and Lydiard essentially based on the same underlying principles? Colin Livingstone: Canova is singing out of the same hymn sheet but does not realise it. Much the same as Cerutty and Lydiard and

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Dr. Peter Snell, Olympic Gold Medalist

Dr. Peter Snell, Olympic Gold Medalist

Christopher Kelsall February 10, 2012 1

Running Times Magazine wrote a great article on Sir Peter Snell. Track fans probably know well that he broke several world records in middle distance track. His best event was the 800m. He took

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A few minutes with Greg McMillan

A few minutes with Greg McMillan

Christopher Kelsall February 6, 2012 0

© Copyright – Athletics Illustrated – 2012 Greg McMillan is into his fourth year running adidas-McMillanElite – a post-collegiate program for runners who compete over distances from 5k to the marathon. McMillanElite, Inc. is a

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Brett Gotcher – US Olympic Trials: 2:11:06

Brett Gotcher – US Olympic Trials: 2:11:06

Christopher Kelsall January 17, 2012 0

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Brett Gotcher raced the US Olympic Marathon Trials Saturday, January 14th in Houston, Texas. He finished in a near personal best time of 2:11:06, 30 seconds off of

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Keith Livingstone

Keith Livingstone

Christopher Kelsall January 3, 2012 2

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated Keith Livingstone from New Zealand published a new book about an old training method, written in today’s language. He has taken the famous training method of the late

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