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Rio Olympic Marathon: Kipchoge wins, Lelisa protests, Rupp for bronze and Gillis surprises

Rio Olympic Marathon: Kipchoge wins, Lelisa protests, Rupp for bronze and Gillis surprises

Christopher Kelsall August 21, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Justin Lagat predicted that Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge will likely win the 2016 Rio Olympic marathon. On the surface it appears to be an easy prediction, but anything can and

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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

Christopher Kelsall August 22, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Day one at the 2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships came to a close with few surprises, but with a few favourites winning too. For example Mo Farah

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Stop the Farah dogpile, for now.

Stop the Farah dogpile, for now.

Christopher Kelsall June 7, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The worldwide sports media is talking about athletics right now. This is somewhat unusual and it is happening for the wrong reasons. The NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, Women’s World

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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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Cameron Levins Ranked Ninth in the World

Cameron Levins Ranked Ninth in the World

Christopher Kelsall January 6, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated To see the annual World and US rankings subscribe to Track and Field News: The Bible Of The Sport Since 1948. Canadian Cameron Levins is ranked number nine in

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Pope Gives Divine Direction at USATF Indoor Championships

Pope Gives Divine Direction at USATF Indoor Championships

Dick Straight February 23, 2014 0

Disclaimer of Endorsement: Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, religious deity or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by Athletics

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Cameron Levins: How Many Canadian Records Will he Break?

Christopher Kelsall January 17, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Canadian Cameron Levins broke the national indoor 5000m record today at Boston University by finishing in 13:19.16, improving on his own personal best time by nearly 19 seconds,

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Goucher and Hall: Coaches and Comebacks

Goucher and Hall: Coaches and Comebacks

Christopher Kelsall December 17, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated The movements, recently, of Kara Goucher and Ryan Hall to new coaches remind us, once again, what a unique obligatoriness the sport’s world-wide habitué thrusts upon those that

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IAAF World Track and Field Championships Preview

IAAF World Track and Field Championships Preview

Christopher Kelsall August 9, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated The 2013 IAAF World Track and Field Championships begin Saturday, August 10th in Moscow, Russia (Friday PM in North America). The meet will be the 14th edition since

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Kenyan 10,000m World Trials Saturday – Update: Results

Kenyan 10,000m World Trials Saturday – Update: Results

Christopher Kelsall July 13, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Pre-race 10000 metre article below. Results: Men’s 800m 1. Anthony Chemut 1:44.33 2. Ferguson Rotich 1:44.38 3. Jeremia Mutai 1:44.59 Women’s 800m 1. Eunice Jepkoech 1:59.30 2. Janeth Jepkosgei 1:59.70 3. Winny Chebet 2:00.00 Men’s 1500m 1. Silas Kiplagat

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