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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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Two Canadian men qualified for the Olympic 800-metre event which starts Friday.

Two Canadian men qualified for the Olympic 800-metre event which starts Friday.

Christopher Kelsall August 10, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  The 800-metre event is likely the most competitive distance in athletics. Oddly it is also the only running event where athletes will want to race the first half

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An emotional Brandon McBride is going to Rio

An emotional Brandon McBride is going to Rio

Christopher Kelsall July 11, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canada has plenty of emerging talent in the sport of athletics. Much of it was on display during the 2016 Canadian Track and Field Championships and Rio Olympic Trials

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Brandon McBride’s 1:44.63: “We wanted to be a little faster….”

Brandon McBride’s 1:44.63: “We wanted to be a little faster….”

Christopher Kelsall May 3, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated On Saturday, April 30th, Windsor, Ontario native Brandon McBride ran the fastest 800-metre race in the world so far for 2016 in Starkville, Miss. He won in the

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Nine Canadians perform well at the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships

Nine Canadians perform well at the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships

Christopher Kelsall June 13, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated At the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships several Canadians performed well to represent their respective universities. Andre De Grasse of Markham, Ontario set Canadian running on its

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Indoor Track: Five Canadians Perform Well on January 31st

Indoor Track: Five Canadians Perform Well on January 31st

Christopher Kelsall February 1, 2015 0

© Copyright — 2015 – Athletics Illustrated A quinary of Canadians ran well Saturday January 31st starting with Vaughn, Ontario’s Justyn Knight who ran a (pending) new Canadian junior record and sub-four minute indoor mile

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Brandon McBride; An Unknown Entity Set to Compete in the Commonwealth Games 800m

Brandon McBride; An Unknown Entity Set to Compete in the Commonwealth Games 800m

Christopher Kelsall July 18, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Windsor, Ontario’s Brandon McBride is one of Canada’s best 800m runners. He won the NCAA division one indoor championships by upsetting pre-race favourite Kenyan Edward Kemboi by crossing

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Frizell, Nettey and Barber set Championship Records on Final Day of Canadian Championships

Frizell, Nettey and Barber set Championship Records on Final Day of Canadian Championships

Christopher Kelsall June 30, 2014 0

Lakatos wins 6th medal at Championship; Steacy wins 10th national title; Cummins retires Moncton, N.B. – The last day of the 2014 Canadian Track and Field Championships saw four Canadian records and seven Championship records

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Brandon McBride Interview

Brandon McBride Interview

Christopher Kelsall March 21, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Nineteen-year-old Brandon McBride of Windsor, Ontario, is one of Canada’s top track and field athletes. He excels at both the 400 metre and the 800 metre distances, with

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Updated: Top Twenty Canadian Indoor List – 2/12/2014

Updated: Top Twenty Canadian Indoor List – 2/12/2014

Christopher Kelsall February 11, 2014 0

Here is an interesting ranking of Canadian athletes today.  Not endorsed by Athletics Canada, but compiled form Douglas Clement. Top Twenty Canadians Indoor to February 12, 2014 Men Name Event Mark IAAF points * Cam Levins’89 2000 4:55.35 1223 * Aaron Brown’92 200m 20.53 1206 * Nathan Brannen’82 Mile 3:54.22 1205 * Sam Effah’88 60m 6.58 1167 Brendon Rodney’92 200m 20.78 1167 * Mike Mason’86 High Jump 2.30m 1166 Jeremy

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