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Evan Dunfee all class, De Grasse medals again

Evan Dunfee all class, De Grasse medals again

Christopher Kelsall August 20, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  The big news in athletics today was about disqualifications. The U.S. 4 x 100-metre relay team was disqualified, while a Japanese racewalker was DQ’d, then later reinstated after

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Canadian report from day two of athletics at Rio Olympics

Canadian report from day two of athletics at Rio Olympics

Christopher Kelsall August 14, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Heptathlon Canada’s Brianne Theisen-Eaton went into the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the goal of winning the gold medal in the heptathlon. She was ranked world number one and

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Evan Dunfee interview – 2016 Harry Jerome Track Classic

Evan Dunfee interview – 2016 Harry Jerome Track Classic

Christopher Kelsall June 18, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Evan Dunfee won the 5,000-metre race at the 2016 Harry Jerome Track Classic in the time of 19:31.55.  

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Team Canada earns silver in Rome at IAAF World Championships

Team Canada earns silver in Rome at IAAF World Championships

Christopher Kelsall May 8, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s men’s team claimed their first-ever medal at the IAAF World Racewalk Challenge Saturday in Rome, Italy. Three Vancouver-based athletes of Evan Dunfee, Inaki Gomez and Benjamin Thorne (Thorne

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Canada expecting to medal in Rome at the 2016 IAAF World Racewalking Team Championships

Canada expecting to medal in Rome at the 2016 IAAF World Racewalking Team Championships

Christopher Kelsall April 6, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated The 2016 IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships will be taking place in Rome, Italy on May 7th and May 8th. Athletics Canada is sending four athletes to

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Canada’s Evan Dunfee breaks national 50k race walking record in victory

Canada’s Evan Dunfee breaks national 50k race walking record in victory

Christopher Kelsall December 13, 2015 0

CBC.ca Canada’s Evan Dunfee earned the victory at the Australian 50-kilometre Road Walking Championships this weekend and set a new national record in the process. Dunfee, from Richmond, B.C., finished first in three hours 43 minutes

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Race-walking is back on the World athletics map: Dunfee and Gomez seize opportunity in the heat

Race-walking is back on the World athletics map: Dunfee and Gomez seize opportunity in the heat

Christopher Kelsall July 21, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated It has been said in the media that Andre De Grasse is putting Canada back on the map in the 100 and 200-metre sprints. Perhaps he is, however,

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Agenda 2020: 10,000m, 200m, Shot-put and Race-walk are staying in the Olympics

Agenda 2020: 10,000m, 200m, Shot-put and Race-walk are staying in the Olympics

Christopher Kelsall December 17, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Recently, the focus from sports media on race-walking has unfortunately been all about whether the event will survive to see another Olympics after the Rio 2016 Games. Media

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Nate Brannen Takes Canadian Record

Nate Brannen Takes Canadian Record

Christopher Kelsall March 3, 2014 0

Athletics Illustrated, with files from Douglas Clement. Nate Brannen of Cambridge, Ontario continued his very hot streak today, as he broke the Canadian 1000 metre indoor record in the Boston Last Chance Meet.  He smashed

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World Championship medallists headline Athletics Canada Francophone Games team

World Championship medallists headline Athletics Canada Francophone Games team

Christopher Kelsall September 5, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Ottawa – 61 athletes will represent Canada in athletics competition at the 2013 Jeux de la Francophonie in Nice, France. Headlining the team are 2013 IAAF World Championship medallists Derek Drouin of Corunna,

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