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MUTAI FACES STERN TEST IN LOWERTOWN BREWERY OTTAWA 10K

MUTAI FACES STERN TEST IN LOWERTOWN BREWERY OTTAWA 10K

Paul Gains April 23, 2014 0

BY PAUL GAINS  Geoffrey Mutai returns to the Lowertown Brewery Ottawa 10k to face possibly the greatest 10k field ever assembled on Canadian soil and one certainly worthy of its IAAF Silver Label status. The 2012

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How about Keflezighi and Flanagan?

How about Keflezighi and Flanagan?

Dick Straight April 22, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated       Now how about that Mebrahtom “Meb” Keflezighi, the American marathon runner who keeps on winning even at the age of 38 (nearly 39)? Monday – President’s Day in

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Gillis and DuChene To Defend Canadian Half Marathon Titles in Montreal

Gillis and DuChene To Defend Canadian Half Marathon Titles in Montreal

Paul Gains April 22, 2014 0

by Paul Gains Canadian championship medals, lucrative prize money and a chance to run on a fast course through scenic Parc Jean Drapeau have attracted some of the best road racers to Montreal for the

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Grey Power: The Boom of the senior Champions

Grey Power: The Boom of the senior Champions

Christopher Kelsall April 22, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014- Athletics Illustrated In 1980, American author Landon Jones wrote the book Great Expectations: America & the Baby Boom Generation, which helped popularise the phrase “baby boomers”. He defined the span of

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Ryan Hall: “Excited to Run The Boston Marathon”

Ryan Hall: “Excited to Run The Boston Marathon”

Christopher Kelsall April 17, 2014 1

  © Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Ryan Hall, America’s fastest marathon runner will be racing the 2014 B.A.A. Boston Marathon, Monday, April 21st feeling fit and healthy, for a change. Hall told Athletics Illustrated,

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce tops a list of headline names at Shanghai Diamond League Meet

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce tops a list of headline names at Shanghai Diamond League Meet

Dick Straight April 16, 2014 0

        Edited Media Release from Global Sport Communication BV Nine Moscow IAAF Worlds champions and four Olympic gold medallists are among the international track and field stars announced today for the 2014 Shanghai Diamond League meet

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Q & A With John Lofranco: Coordinator, Road Running with Athletics Canada

Q & A With John Lofranco: Coordinator, Road Running with Athletics Canada

Christopher Kelsall April 16, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Athletics Canada recently created a new position to bolster their efforts to provide the Canada-wide road running community greater support. The person to take that position is long-

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ERIC GILLIS LEADS EAST TO VICTORY AT TORONTO YONGE STREET 10K

ERIC GILLIS LEADS EAST TO VICTORY AT TORONTO YONGE STREET 10K

Paul Gains April 14, 2014 0

BY PAUL GAINS Two time Canadian Olympian Eric Gillis sprinted home to victory in this morning’s Toronto Yonge Street 10k in a time of 28:32 after a heated battle with Toronto based Kenyan Paul Kimugul. A

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Coolsaet Set to Challenge the 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon

Coolsaet Set to Challenge the 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon

Christopher Kelsall April 11, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Reid Coolsaet of Guelph, Ontario will be competing in this Sunday’s Virgin Money London Marathon. He will be seeking a personal best time, a new Canadian record and

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EAST VERSUS WEST AT TORONTO YONGE STREET 10K

EAST VERSUS WEST AT TORONTO YONGE STREET 10K

Paul Gains April 11, 2014 0

By PAUL GAINS Tensions are high as Sunday’s Toronto Yonge Street 10k the city’s premier 10k race quickly approaches. The race will mark the occasion of the first ever East versus West all star team challenge

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