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Usain Bolt symbolically passes the torch to Andre De Grasse

Usain Bolt symbolically passes the torch to Andre De Grasse

Christopher Kelsall August 19, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Today, Usain Saint Leo Bolt of Trelawny Parish, Jamaica undoubtedly elevated his stature to the annals reserved for only the greatest sportspersons of all-time. Oh how the sport of

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Andre the Giant: De Grasse comes from behind to take Olympic bronze in the 100-metre dash

Andre the Giant: De Grasse comes from behind to take Olympic bronze in the 100-metre dash

Christopher Kelsall August 14, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse won the bronze medal during his first Olympic games today in the 2016 Rio Olympic 100-metre final, finishing with a new personal best

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Bolt would “not have a problem” giving back Olympic relay gold medal over failed drugs test

Bolt would “not have a problem” giving back Olympic relay gold medal over failed drugs test

Christopher Kelsall June 13, 2016 0

From Inside the Games Usain Bolt has claimed he would have no problem handing back his 4×100 metres relay Olympic gold medal from Beijing 2008 if Jamaican team-mate Nesta Carter is confirmed to have failed

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2015 IAAF Track and Field Championships: Day 2, Bolt and Ennis-Hill win.

2015 IAAF Track and Field Championships: Day 2, Bolt and Ennis-Hill win.

Christopher Kelsall August 23, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Canada’s Brianne Theisen-Eaton won her third silver medal in the heptathlon event, one indoors (pentathlon) in the 2014 Sopot, Poland world indoors and two outdoors in the 2013

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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

Christopher Kelsall August 22, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Day one at the 2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships came to a close with few surprises, but with a few favourites winning too. For example Mo Farah

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Damian Warner wins decathlon bronze at Worlds; Inaki Gomez 8th in 20km RW

Christopher Kelsall August 12, 2013 0

Athletics Canada  Moscow – Damian Warner of London, Ont., won bronze today at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship. Warner finished the ten-event decathlon with a personal best score of 8512 points

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IAAF World Track and Field Championships Preview

IAAF World Track and Field Championships Preview

Christopher Kelsall August 9, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated The 2013 IAAF World Track and Field Championships begin Saturday, August 10th in Moscow, Russia (Friday PM in North America). The meet will be the 14th edition since

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World Records Stats for Fans of IAAF World Track and Field Championships

World Records Stats for Fans of IAAF World Track and Field Championships

Christopher Kelsall August 1, 2013 0

2013 IAAF World Track and Field Championships start on August 10th and run through to August 18th. They take place in Moscow, Russia. Below are the current men’s and women’s world records. Most events listed

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Gay, Powell and Simpson: Delusion is a symptom of vanity

Gay, Powell and Simpson: Delusion is a symptom of vanity

Christopher Kelsall July 15, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated A few of the top male and female sprinters from Jamaica and the USA have had recent out-of-competition blood tests return positive, indicating the use of performance enhancing

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The False Start Rule – An Abject Failure

The False Start Rule – An Abject Failure

Christopher Kelsall July 22, 2012 1

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated The  current zero-tolerance false start rule for the sprints is an abject failure in marketing and will only serve to further alienate fans of the flagging sport of

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