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$3.2 million prize money for Finals of 2017 IAAF Diamond League

$3.2 million prize money for Finals of 2017 IAAF Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall December 7, 2016 0

IAAF In a major restructure, the IAAF Diamond League has adopted a championship style model with the finalists competing for a prize pool of $3.2 million. From next season, athletes will earn points in the first

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The Prefontaine Classic is back on top of the IAAF Diamond League podium

The Prefontaine Classic is back on top of the IAAF Diamond League podium

Christopher Kelsall September 16, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The Prefontaine Classic is back on top of the IAAF Diamond League podium.  For the second time in four years, the iconic American meet is at the top of the rankings calculated by All-Athletics.com,

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Meeting de Paris in Stade de France one week after Rio Olympics

Meeting de Paris in Stade de France one week after Rio Olympics

Christopher Kelsall July 19, 2016 0

Just one week will separate the conclusion of the athletics events at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games and the French meeting. This time frame should give the leaders of the French team the chance

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Cocoa from Ghana: the new sponsor for long jumper Ignisious Gaisah

Cocoa from Ghana: the new sponsor for long jumper Ignisious Gaisah

Christopher Kelsall May 3, 2016 0

Company, Cocoa from Ghana, has agreed to support international long jump competitor and Global Sports Communication athlete Ignisious Gaisah. Gaisah was born and raised in Ghana, and now, since 2013 is a Dutch citizen. Gaisah

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Pre Classic Women’s 100m Hurdles is Colossal!

Pre Classic Women’s 100m Hurdles is Colossal!

Christopher Kelsall April 21, 2016 0

Prefontiane Classic How good will the Prefontaine Classic women’s 100 hurdles be?  So good that because of the 3-per-nation restriction at the Olympics, it’ll be deeper than the Games final. That’s because five superstar Americans—including

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Eugene, Calgary and Guelph offer up a weekend of exciting racing

Eugene, Calgary and Guelph offer up a weekend of exciting racing

Christopher Kelsall May 27, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated This weekend, from Friday, May 29th to Sunday, the 31st, will be a busy one in North American running as the National Track League kicks off in Guelph,

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Cameron Levins Declares Himself Fit and Healthy in advance of Prefontaine Classic

Cameron Levins Declares Himself Fit and Healthy in advance of Prefontaine Classic

Christopher Kelsall May 30, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s Cameron Levins will be competing this weekend in the Prefontaine Classic 5,000m race. He will likely be racing to get a true sense of his current fitness,

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