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An emotional day for Canadians: Mo Ahmed, Gord Downie and Melissa Bishop, all class

An emotional day for Canadians: Mo Ahmed, Gord Downie and Melissa Bishop, all class

Christopher Kelsall August 21, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Today was an emotional day for Canadians. Toronto’s Mohammed Ahmed, the national record holder in the 5,000-metre event made the Olympic final. Today he raced and acquitted himself well.

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The 800-metre race: “an angel’s breath from glory or death.”

The 800-metre race: “an angel’s breath from glory or death.”

Christopher Kelsall June 27, 2016 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated *re-written July 2016 (originally written for 2015 Victoria Track Classic). Perhaps there is some truth in the belief that in the sport of track and field, it is the

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Bishop’s epic weekend on the coast: two meet records

Bishop’s epic weekend on the coast: two meet records

Christopher Kelsall June 20, 2016 0

Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated For the second time in less than three days Melissa Bishop stole the show at track meets by handily breaking records in the 800-metre distance event. Today, at the 28th

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Melissa Bishop interview – 2016 Victoria Track Classic

Melissa Bishop interview – 2016 Victoria Track Classic

Christopher Kelsall June 20, 2016 0

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Harry Jerome Track Classic: International field showcased for enthusiastic crowd

Harry Jerome Track Classic: International field showcased for enthusiastic crowd

Christopher Kelsall June 18, 2016 1

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated The 2016 Harry Jerome Track Classic saw a capacity crowd of approximately 6,000 enthusiastic sport fans show up to view Canadian and international athletes race, throw and jump

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Melissa Bishop interview – 2016 Harry Jerome Track Classic

Melissa Bishop interview – 2016 Harry Jerome Track Classic

Christopher Kelsall June 18, 2016 0

Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Melissa Bishop set a new Harry Jerome Track Classic meet record in the 800-metre run with her finish time of 1:58.79.

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The 2016 Jerome Track Classic seems to have the Olympic fever on the Road to Rio

The 2016 Jerome Track Classic seems to have the Olympic fever on the Road to Rio

Christopher Kelsall June 2, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 Athletics Illustrated “The 2016 Vancovuer Sun Harry Jerome Track Classic seems to have Olympic fever on the Road to Rio.” -Race Director Doug Clement. The 2016 Vancouver Sun Harry Jerome Track Classic, the

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Melissa Bishop to race Brenda Martinez at Harry Jerome Track Classic

Melissa Bishop to race Brenda Martinez at Harry Jerome Track Classic

Christopher Kelsall May 24, 2016 0

From Harry Jerome Track Classic Canada’s Melissa Bishop, the 2015 World Championship silver medallist in the 800-metre event, ran a personal best in the 1500-metre distance last weekend on her home turf at the University

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Big Day for Canada in the sport of athletics

Big Day for Canada in the sport of athletics

Christopher Kelsall February 21, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Another big day Saturday, for Canada in the sport of athletics during the 2016 indoor season with Canadian Pole Vault record holder and world champion Shawn Barber of

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Video: Melissa Bishop does it again – new national 800-metre record

Video: Melissa Bishop does it again – new national 800-metre record

Christopher Kelsall February 20, 2016 0

Melissa Bishop takes down her own national 800-metre indoor record days after breaking Diane Cummins’ national record that stood for over a decade at 2:00.66 to 2:00.60 in Ireland at the Athlone International meet.

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