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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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Ahmed and Seccafien win 5,000-metre championships

Ahmed and Seccafien win 5,000-metre championships

Christopher Kelsall July 8, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  The main events during day one of the 2016 Canadian Track and Field Championships featured the women’s and men’s 5,000-metre distance races. With several of Canada’s best distance

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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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Watch Mo Ahmed race 13:01.74 Canadian 5,000m record

Watch Mo Ahmed race 13:01.74 Canadian 5,000m record

Christopher Kelsall May 31, 2016 1

Unfortunately there may have been a copyright infringement between the YouTube channel owner who posted this video and the broadcaster. Video has been removed from YouTube. If another video of Ahmed running the 2016

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Who is Mo Ahmed?

Who is Mo Ahmed?

Christopher Kelsall May 29, 2016 3

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated St. Catharine, Ontario native Mo Ahmed has long been running in the shadow – at least within the Canadian media’s view – of Vancouver Island’s Cam Levins. They

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Canada is sending an elite crew to World Indoor Championships March 17th

Canada is sending an elite crew to World Indoor Championships March 17th

Christopher Kelsall March 11, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Athletics Canada is fielding a strong team for next week’s IAAF World Indoor Track and Field Championships that are taking place from March 17th to 20th in Portland,

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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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Mohammed Ahmed takes well travelled route in setting national 5,000-metre record

Mohammed Ahmed takes well travelled route in setting national 5,000-metre record

Christopher Kelsall September 12, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Following the well travelled route from the Wisconsin Badgers to the Bowerman Track Club to a national record, St. Catharines, Ontario native Mohammed Ahmed today brought down the

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Cam Levins and Mo Ahmed: Two classy athletes.

Cam Levins and Mo Ahmed: Two classy athletes.

Christopher Kelsall July 3, 2015 0

Here are two classy, world-class athletes. The first image is from the 2012 Canadian Cross Country Championships, where Mohammed Ahmed is tying Cameron Levins’s shoe for him during a course preview. The second photo is

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Canadian Track and Field Championships: Men’s 5,000m preview

Canadian Track and Field Championships: Men’s 5,000m preview

Christopher Kelsall July 2, 2015 0

See the message board discussion here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The Canadian Track and Field Championship’s men’s 5,000-metre event will be a race between two men: Cameron Levins and Mohammed Ahmed. The rest

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