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Kenya’s Peter Some Headlining Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Kenya’s Peter Some Headlining Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains August 19, 2014 0

Although his training is going exceedingly well for the upcoming Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (October 19th) Peter Kimeli Some was not quite himself this week. The winner of the 2013 Paris Marathon, in a superb

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Jacob Smith Interview

Jacob Smith Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 18, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Jacob Smith of Brockville, Ontario recently joined the successful Speed River Track and Field Club based in Guelph, Ontario.  He graduated from High Point University having competed for

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Will Kenenisa Bekele Break the World Marathon Record in Chicago and be considered the greatest distance runner in history?

Will Kenenisa Bekele Break the World Marathon Record in Chicago and be considered the greatest distance runner in history?

Christopher Kelsall August 15, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The marathon world record should be challenged this autumn when the world’s fastest man over both the 5,000m and 10,000m distances, Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia, will run the

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Rob Watson: The Runner’s Runner Returns to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Rob Watson: The Runner’s Runner Returns to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains August 14, 2014 0

Rob Watson remains one of the most popular runners on the Canadian scene as much for his willingness to race often as for his superb results. In 2013 alone he ran four marathons, eliciting

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Barry Britt Interview

Barry Britt Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 14, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The successful Speed River Track and Field Club of Guelph, Ontario that is headed by Dave Scott-Thomas – one of Canada’s top distance coaches – along with assistant

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Mo Farah Wins European Championships 10,000m Over Teammate Andy Vernon

Mo Farah Wins European Championships 10,000m Over Teammate Andy Vernon

Dick Straight August 13, 2014 0

© Copyright -2014 – Athletics Illustrated At the 2014 European Track and Field Championships, English double gold medallist in the 5,000m and 10,000m in both the 2012 London Olympic Games and 2013 IAAF World Track

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Belarus Marathon Star to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Belarus Marathon Star to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains August 12, 2014 0

Over the past two years Aliaksandra Duliba has swiftly risen to prominence in international women’s marathon running becoming one of the most exciting prospects on the planet. On October 19th the 26 year old Belarusian

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Canada earns 28 medals at NACAC under-23 Championships; best-ever showing

Canada earns 28 medals at NACAC under-23 Championships; best-ever showing

Christopher Kelsall August 11, 2014 0

Kamloops, B.C. – Team Canada enjoyed its best ever NACAC under-23 Championships this past weekend in Kamloops, B.C., with an astounding 28 medals. The team’s previous best showing was 18 medals at the 2012

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Nick Willis puts on show as an organiser, then puts on a show as the main attraction

Nick Willis puts on show as an organiser, then puts on a show as the main attraction

Dick Straight August 11, 2014 0

Nick Willis, New Zealand’s top middle-distance runner, organised a men’s elite mile race as well as a women’s 800m elite race and called it the 2014 Michigan Track Classic in Saline, Michigan. The meet

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Evan Jager Interview

Evan Jager Interview

Christopher Kelsall August 8, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Evan Jager is an American middle-distance runner who specialises in the 3,000m steeplechase. He hails from Algonquin, Illinois, which is a town with a population of 30,000 and

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