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Join live Twitter chat with Paula Radcliffe Wednesday, November 4th

Join live Twitter chat with Paula Radcliffe Wednesday, November 4th

Christopher Kelsall November 2, 2015 0

Paula Radcliffe, the fastest women’s marathon runner in history and the Ambassador for this weekend’s Banque du Liban Beirut Marathon, will discuss her role in the race and take your questions during a live

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Paula Radcliffe Makes Peace With Her Career

Paula Radcliffe Makes Peace With Her Career

Christopher Kelsall May 1, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated After several years engaged in a tableau of injury frustrations, which included risky foot surgery two years ago, the world’s greatest marathon runner Paula Radcliffe, stepped back into

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Paula Radcliffe: “I am planning to give London the best shot I can”

Paula Radcliffe: “I am planning to give London the best shot I can”

Christopher Kelsall January 18, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Marathon world record holder Paula Radcliffe of the UK is taking one more serious run at the distance. Now as a 41-year-old master she will compete in the

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Marathon World Records: Is it time for course categorisation?

Marathon World Records: Is it time for course categorisation?

Christopher Kelsall December 23, 2014 1

“Purely for conjecture and entertainment purposes, should the marathon have different categories to determine world best performances?” The term “marathon world record” is used to describe the world’s fastest time that is run on a recognised

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Paula Radcliffe’s world record in the marathon (2:15:25) is no longer an outlier performance

Paula Radcliffe’s world record in the marathon (2:15:25) is no longer an outlier performance

Christopher Kelsall December 20, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Eleven years after England’s Paula Radcliffe broke her own marathon world record with her 2:15:25 performance, during the 2003 London Marathon, there continues to be significant discussion in

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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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How will Farah fair at the Virgin Money London Marathon?

How will Farah fair at the Virgin Money London Marathon?

Christopher Kelsall April 10, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Discussion here. There is a fantastic amount of interest and intrigue centred on British athlete Mo Farah for running his first marathon this Sunday at the 2014 Virgin Money

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Cross Country Running Should be Included in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Cross Country Running Should be Included in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Christopher Kelsall February 1, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The Winter Olympic Games needs cross-country running and cross-country running needs the Winter Olympic Games. The fact that the historic sport is missing from the Olympics – summer

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London Marathon: Tirunesh Dibaba’s Debut

London Marathon: Tirunesh Dibaba’s Debut

Christopher Kelsall January 25, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon will likely be the most competitive race in London’s history. Both the men’s and women’s fields feature several of the world’s very

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Top Athletics Illustrated News and Performances for 2013

Top Athletics Illustrated News and Performances for 2013

Christopher Kelsall December 23, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Top Athletics Illustrated News and Performances for 2013 To decide what was the biggest piece of Canadian athletics news during 2013, would be a decision based as much on

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