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United States Anti-Doping Agency Does the Right Thing

United States Anti-Doping Agency Does the Right Thing

Christopher Kelsall December 18, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) got it right Wednesday, December 17th, when they announced the banning American sprint coach and former athlete John Drummond for eight years. Drummond

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Agenda 2020: 10,000m, 200m, Shot-put and Race-walk are staying in the Olympics

Agenda 2020: 10,000m, 200m, Shot-put and Race-walk are staying in the Olympics

Christopher Kelsall December 17, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Recently, the focus from sports media on race-walking has unfortunately been all about whether the event will survive to see another Olympics after the Rio 2016 Games. Media

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Is the Sport of Athletics at Great Risk, Citing the latest apparent damning evidence of extortion, bribery, PEDS and Cover-ups?

Is the Sport of Athletics at Great Risk, Citing the latest apparent damning evidence of extortion, bribery, PEDS and Cover-ups?

Christopher Kelsall December 16, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Recently, German television station WRD/ARD aired a three-part documentary on apparent systematic Russian doping and cover-ups and extortion by members of the Russian Anti-doping Agency (RUSADA). There are

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Kevin Sullivan Ran the Honolulu Marathon

Kevin Sullivan Ran the Honolulu Marathon

Christopher Kelsall December 15, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated One of Canada’s all-time great middle-distance runners – now retired – Kevin Sullivan from Branford, Ontario, ran the Honolulu Marathon today on a whim. He finished the race

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Bekele to run Standard Dubai Marathon

Bekele to run Standard Dubai Marathon

Christopher Kelsall December 15, 2014 0

Athletics Illustrated with files from Race News Service. Image credit: Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon The Standard Dubai Marathon will host the world’s fastest runner over the 5,000 and 10,000m distances on Sunday, January 23rd. Kenenisa Bekele

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The Russian and IAAF drama continues amid more damning evidence

The Russian and IAAF drama continues amid more damning evidence

Christopher Kelsall December 12, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated See message board thread, here. Hajo Seppelt, the German journalist who was the first to report on the ease of purchasing performance enhancing drugs in Kenya while posing undercover

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Book Review: Life Outside the Oval Office: The Track Less Traveled, by Nick Symmonds

Book Review: Life Outside the Oval Office: The Track Less Traveled, by Nick Symmonds

Christopher Kelsall December 11, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Author: Nick Symmonds Title: Life Outside the Oval Office: The Track Less Traveled ISBN: 978-1-935270-32-4 Published by: Cool titles Category: Autobiography Pages: 230 Purchase the book, here. One of America’s all-time great half-milers, Nick Symmonds,

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How Russia Makes Champions (Geheimsache Doping: Wie Russland seine Sieger macht).

How Russia Makes Champions (Geheimsache Doping: Wie Russland seine Sieger macht).

Christopher Kelsall December 9, 2014 0

See message board thread, here. Geheimsache Doping – full documentary translation into English Documentary by Hajo Seppelt, ARD Broadcast date: December, 3rd 2014 Transcribed into English by Jörg Probst for Athletics Illustrated Source video URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzDztUL_Is4 Time Audio 0:00 Narrator: Here

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Inside Sport’s Russian Doping Scandal: IAAF Responds to further allegations

Inside Sport’s Russian Doping Scandal: IAAF Responds to further allegations

Dick Straight December 9, 2014 0

Seb Coe’s response to Russia potentially being banned. WDR/ARD’s third installment of the series on the 2014 Russian doping scandal. from Nick Davies: In response to further allegations made last night (8) in the WRD TV programme

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2014 Canadian Cross Country Championships: Senior Women’s Race

2014 Canadian Cross Country Championships: Senior Women’s Race

Christopher Kelsall December 8, 2014 0

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