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The sport of athletics: Caught in the act of falling down

The sport of athletics: Caught in the act of falling down

Dick Straight August 17, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Hell hath no fury like that of an old boys club collectively tipping backwards in their boardroom chairs and landing with a resounding clatter upon their marble floors.

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USATF and the IAAF are fumbling around in their leadership

USATF and the IAAF are fumbling around in their leadership

Christopher Kelsall August 10, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The USATF claim that their overall goal it to make a positive impact in communities across the United States and worldwide. As the USATF prepares to send their

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Nick Symmonds should not have to miss world championships over sponsor agreement

Nick Symmonds should not have to miss world championships over sponsor agreement

Christopher Kelsall August 7, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Nick Symmonds, the current and six-time American 800-metre champion has a valid argument in his position where he refuses to sign a document with United States Track and

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National Track League wraps up, global championships set to begin

National Track League wraps up, global championships set to begin

Christopher Kelsall July 13, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Edmonton, Alberta, dubbed TrackTown Canada for summer 2015 is hosting a total of three major track meets  including the Canadian Track and Field Championships that already took place

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City of Champions becomes TrackTown Canada, at least for summer 2015

City of Champions becomes TrackTown Canada, at least for summer 2015

Christopher Kelsall May 29, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The City of Champions appears to be re-branding itself, at least for 2015, as TrackTown Canada. Edmonton, Alberta, the city that won five-consecutive CFL Grey Cups during the

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Nick Symmonds to Play John-Boy Walton

Nick Symmonds to Play John-Boy Walton

Dick Straight February 20, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated @TheStraightDick American Olympic athlete Nick Symmonds is set to play John-Boy Walton in the un-anticipated biopic of Richard Earl Thomas’s life in film, stage and television. Thomas is most famous

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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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Nick Symmonds To Run For Presidency

Dick Straight January 10, 2014 2

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated @TheStraightDick Tired of not receiving enough media attention, American middle-distance runner, Nick Symmonds officially announced his candidacy to run for the President of the United States during the next

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Is the Symmonds-Brooks Signing a Good deal for Brooks?

Is the Symmonds-Brooks Signing a Good deal for Brooks?

Christopher Kelsall January 3, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated On January 2nd Nick Symmonds – the American 800 metre runner and marketing crackerjack – flew up to Seattle to sign on with Brooks, at their headquarters. He

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National Track League resumes Saturday with Edmonton International Track Classic

National Track League resumes Saturday with Edmonton International Track Classic

Christopher Kelsall June 26, 2013 0

National Track League The 2013 National Track League (NTL2013) resumes Saturday morning in Edmonton, Alta., with four medalists from the 2012 Olympic Games at the Edmonton International Track Classic.  Americans Jason Richardson (silver) and Sanya

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