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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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Day one in Athletics for Canada: World record in 10,000-metres, McBride advances in 800-metre heats

Day one in Athletics for Canada: World record in 10,000-metres, McBride advances in 800-metre heats

Christopher Kelsall August 12, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s Brandon McBride won his heat (6/7) in the time of 1:45.99. He led the entire way in an effort that appeared comfortable. Three each from seven heats

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The Lanni Marchant Rio Olympic marathon petition

The Lanni Marchant Rio Olympic marathon petition

Christopher Kelsall June 23, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated One of the latest Change.org petitions to hit the internet is one demanding that Canada’s record holder in the marathon, Lanni Marchant of London, Ontario, be permitted to

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Portland Track Festival causes shift in Canadian athletics landscape

Portland Track Festival causes shift in Canadian athletics landscape

Christopher Kelsall June 13, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated The list of potential Team Canada members going to the Rio Olympic Trials, just shifted a little during the Portland Track Festival. The implications should make for intriguing

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Should Lanni Marchant be permitted to race both the marathon and 10,000-metre events in Rio?

Should Lanni Marchant be permitted to race both the marathon and 10,000-metre events in Rio?

Christopher Kelsall June 3, 2016 1

Read message board thread, here>> © Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  Earlier today it was reported by Canadian Running Magazine that there is a possibility that Canada’s fastest marathon runner, Lanni Marchant, will not be

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Canadian 10K Championships to be decided in Ottawa

Canadian 10K Championships to be decided in Ottawa

Christopher Kelsall May 4, 2016 0

Paul Gains World-class fields have become fairly typical for the Ottawa 10k so it’s no surprise that the 2016 edition (May 28) is once again an IAAF Gold Label event. The recent addition of Kenyans Peres

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Canadians dominate the 2016 Vancouver Sun Run

Canadians dominate the 2016 Vancouver Sun Run

Christopher Kelsall April 17, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canadians dominated the Vancouver Sun Run 10K this morning with Guelph’s, Eric Gillis winning the Men’s race with a time of 28:53, which is the exact same time

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Team named for 2016 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships – See more at: http://athletics.ca/team-named-for-2016-iaaf-world-half-marathon-championships/#sthash.KCN8NClN.dpuf

Team named for 2016 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships – See more at: http://athletics.ca/team-named-for-2016-iaaf-world-half-marathon-championships/#sthash.KCN8NClN.dpuf

Christopher Kelsall March 24, 2016 0

Athletics Canada Watch the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships streamed live, right here. Mar 22nd, 11:47 am. Athletics Canada named six athletes today that will represent Canada at the 2016 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Cardiff,

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Canada wins gold at inaugural NACAC 10K Championships

Canada wins gold at inaugural NACAC 10K Championships

Christopher Kelsall February 29, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canadians Lanni Marchant of London and Trevor Hofbauer of Calgary combined to earn Canada the win and take the top prize of $20,000 at the inaugural NACAC 10k

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Lanni Marchant and Eric Gillis perform well at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Lanni Marchant and Eric Gillis perform well at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall October 18, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Canadians Lanni Marchant and Eric Gillis appear to have stamped their tickets to compete in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games marathon. Gillis was a 2012 London Olympian and

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