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Preview: Canadian middle and long-distance athletes at London World Championships

Preview: Canadian middle and long-distance athletes at London World Championships

Christopher Kelsall July 21, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s growing roster of talented track and field athletes continue to be medal threats at global championships including, no doubt, this summer’s IAAF London World Track and Field

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Wilson Kipsang returns to attempt the marathon world record

Wilson Kipsang returns to attempt the marathon world record

Christopher Kelsall July 20, 2017 0

BMW Berlin Marathon The elite field for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 24 has grown in star quality even more with the announcement that the man who broke the world record there in 2013, Wilson

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Jessica O’Connell, “one more grinder before the big dance!”

Jessica O’Connell, “one more grinder before the big dance!”

Christopher Kelsall July 19, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated On July 13, Andrea Seccafien, in an Athletics Illustrated article, thanked Natasha Wodak and Kinsey Gomez for leading much of the 2017 Canadian Track and Field Championships 5,000-metre

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Fredericks provisionally suspended by IAAF over potential ethics breach

Fredericks provisionally suspended by IAAF over potential ethics breach

Christopher Kelsall July 19, 2017 0

From Inside the Games International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Council member Frank Fredericks has been provisionally suspended over a potential breach of the organisation’s Code of Ethics. Michael Beloff, chairman of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal,

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Gabriele Grunewald’s Medical Fund

Gabriele Grunewald’s Medical Fund

Christopher Kelsall July 19, 2017 0

From Gabriele Grunewald’s Fundraising page: Gabriele Grunewald has been inspiring us all with her grit, determination, grace, and resolve as she has continued to train, race, and share her story through her fourth bout with

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Neely Spence Gracey Repeats Win at Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon

Neely Spence Gracey Repeats Win at Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon

Christopher Kelsall July 17, 2017 0

Rock ‘n Roll Chicago Half Marathon Defending champion Neely Spence Gracey returned to the Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon reclaiming her title in 1:13:13 and finishing in 6th place overall. She finished more than four minutes ahead of

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Brandon McBride, “I am as fit as I have ever been”

Brandon McBride, “I am as fit as I have ever been”

Christopher Kelsall July 14, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated  Windsor’s Brandon McBride will be competing in the 2017 London IAAF World Track and Field Championships in the 800-metre distance event. He qualified first by running under the

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Andrea Seccafien qualifies and looks fit for World Championships

Andrea Seccafien qualifies and looks fit for World Championships

Christopher Kelsall July 13, 2017 1

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The Canadian Track and Field Championships took place last weekend in Ottawa and one particular athlete, Andrea Seccafien, who qualified for the 2017 IAAF World Track and Field

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Canadian National Championships: A few surprises

Canadian National Championships: A few surprises

Christopher Kelsall July 11, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The usual suspects did the expected damage at the Canadian Track and Field Championships last weekend in Ottawa. There were also a few surprise improvements. The nationals are

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Cameron Levins with new coach; has renewed new enthusiasm

Cameron Levins with new coach; has renewed new enthusiasm

Christopher Kelsall July 10, 2017 1

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Join Discussion>> Cameron Levins, Canada’s fastest all-time 10,000-metre runner, is back training well and returning to fitness, post-surgery. Asked about his current fitness he told Athletics Illustrated, “I’m training really

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