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Fiona Benson to compete in Victoria, Saturday, June 4th

Fiona Benson to compete in Victoria, Saturday, June 4th

Christopher Kelsall June 1, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  The Christie-Phoenix Insurance Victoria Run Series’ second meet of the 2016 season takes place Saturday, June 4th at the University of Victoria’s Centennial Stadium and several international athletes

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Melissa Bishop’s national indoor record

Melissa Bishop’s national indoor record

Christopher Kelsall February 17, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario won the 800-metre event at the Athlone International indoor track meet that took place in Athlone, Ireland at the AIT International Arena today.

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Fiona Benson to race on February 20th in Montreal at the Hershey Indoor Championships

Fiona Benson to race on February 20th in Montreal at the Hershey Indoor Championships

Christopher Kelsall February 5, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canadian middle-distance runner Fiona Benson, who had a breakout season in 2015, is ready to compete in her only indoor meet this winter. She is racing just once before

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Fiona Benson continues to surprise, wins and runs a new 1500-metre personal best

Fiona Benson continues to surprise, wins and runs a new 1500-metre personal best

Christopher Kelsall September 8, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Langley, BC’s Fiona Benson today won the Unione Sportiva Quercia Roverto track meet 1500-metre event that took place in Roverto, Italy. She won in the time of 4:05.62

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Benson’s dream season, “couldn’t have happened to a nicer person.”

Benson’s dream season, “couldn’t have happened to a nicer person.”

Christopher Kelsall August 29, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Fiona Benson’s stand-out season (in the 800-metre event) started in Victoria, BC on May 30th and ended in Beijing, China on August 27th. The 87 day span of

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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: 800-metre Women’s Preview

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: 800-metre Women’s Preview

Christopher Kelsall August 25, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated There is plenty of competition left to go at the 2015 Beijing IAAF World Track and Field Championships. One of the more exciting events to go is the

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Fiona Benson’s fantastic season continues with a new personal best time in the mile

Fiona Benson’s fantastic season continues with a new personal best time in the mile

Christopher Kelsall August 9, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Langley, BC’s Fiona Benson won the Flotrack Throwdown mile race that took place in Portland, Oregon today. She finished in a near Canadian record time of 4:25.79, which

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Melissa Bishop appears ready for the 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games 800-metre

Melissa Bishop appears ready for the 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games 800-metre

Christopher Kelsall July 16, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated It appears that Canada’s fastest active 800-metre runner, Eganville, Ontario’s Melissa Bishop is ready to take on the 800-metre event at the 2015 Toronto Pan American Games. Her

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National Track League wraps up, global championships set to begin

National Track League wraps up, global championships set to begin

Christopher Kelsall July 13, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Edmonton, Alberta, dubbed TrackTown Canada for summer 2015 is hosting a total of three major track meets  including the Canadian Track and Field Championships that already took place

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Women’s 800-metre race at nationals: who will qualify for the world championships?

Women’s 800-metre race at nationals: who will qualify for the world championships?

Christopher Kelsall June 30, 2015 0

See the message board discussion here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The women’s 800-metre event at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in Edmonton next week will be yet another interesting race for this

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