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Is Rita Jeptoo Cornered or Is Athletics Kenya Playing Softball?

Is Rita Jeptoo Cornered or Is Athletics Kenya Playing Softball?

Dick Straight January 16, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Rita Jeptoo, the Kenyan marathon runner who was caught testing positive for the banned blood booster, EPO, emerged from her discipline hearing with Athletics Kenya (AK) at their

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Doping: Is this Kenya’s “Lance Armstrong Moment of Shame?”

Doping: Is this Kenya’s “Lance Armstrong Moment of Shame?”

Christopher Kelsall November 23, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Not for the first time, Athletics Kenya has come under fire for failing to address their home-grown issue of elite athlete doping by some of the top names

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Kenya, I think we have a problem

Kenya, I think we have a problem

Christopher Kelsall November 6, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Rita Jeptoo’s agent Federico Rosa, during an interview with competitor.com published on November 4th called “Straight Dope: Exclusive Interview with Rita Jeptoo’s Agent Federico Rosa,” revealed that he

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Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Christopher Kelsall February 7, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Two of the world’s superpowers in the sport of athletics are Jamaica in sprinting and Kenya in middle-distance and long-distance running. After several years of world domination by

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Hajo Seppelt at the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference

Hajo Seppelt at the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference

Christopher Kelsall November 21, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Hans-Joachim “Hajo” Seppelt was attending the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference that was taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa from November 12 to the 15th. The primary purpose of

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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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