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Claudio Berardelli has contract terminated in light of more Kenyan doping

Claudio Berardelli has contract terminated in light of more Kenyan doping

Christopher Kelsall October 6, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Disgraced Kenyan marathon runner Rita Jeptoo’s coach Claudio Berardelli has had his contract terminated by his employers for having yet another Kenyan athlete fail a doping test. So

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Rita Jeptoo and 11 other Doping Sanctions

Rita Jeptoo and 11 other Doping Sanctions

Dick Straight January 30, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Kenya’s fastest active female marathon runner, Rita Jeptoo, has been suspended by Athletics Kenya for two years. She has the opportunity to appeal the case; therefore, the $500,000

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Three Month Wait for Jeptoo Decision

Three Month Wait for Jeptoo Decision

Christopher Kelsall January 17, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated NAIROBI, Kenya, January 16 – Disgraced Kenyan drugs cheat Rita Jeptoo appeared before a disciplinary hearing on Thursday, although officials said a decision on her suspension from distance

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Is Rita Jeptoo Cornered or Is Athletics Kenya Playing Softball?

Is Rita Jeptoo Cornered or Is Athletics Kenya Playing Softball?

Dick Straight January 16, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Rita Jeptoo, the Kenyan marathon runner who was caught testing positive for the banned blood booster, EPO, emerged from her discipline hearing with Athletics Kenya (AK) at their

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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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Kenya, I think we have a problem

Kenya, I think we have a problem

Christopher Kelsall November 6, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Rita Jeptoo’s agent Federico Rosa, during an interview with competitor.com published on November 4th called “Straight Dope: Exclusive Interview with Rita Jeptoo’s Agent Federico Rosa,” revealed that he

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Rita Jeptoo Tests Positive

Rita Jeptoo Tests Positive

Christopher Kelsall October 31, 2014 1

  An Exclusive to RunBlogRun, by Larry Eder New York, New York . Friday, October 31, 2014   In an exclusive to RunBlogRun, trusted sources have confirmed that, at the end of September 2014, Rita Jeptoo tested positive

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