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Jamaican sprinters set to dazzle at a star-studded Shanghai Diamond League

Jamaican sprinters set to dazzle at a star-studded Shanghai Diamond League

Christopher Kelsall April 8, 2015 0

Two of Jamaica’s greatest ever women sprinters are among a glittering array of world and Olympic track and field champions set to shine at the 2015 Shanghai Diamond League meeting on 17 May, the

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Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Christopher Kelsall February 7, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Two of the world’s superpowers in the sport of athletics are Jamaica in sprinting and Kenya in middle-distance and long-distance running. After several years of world domination by

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Banned Stimulants and Steroids detected in 2013

Banned Stimulants and Steroids detected in 2013

Christopher Kelsall December 22, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Below is additional information about what banned substances track and field athletes have tested positive for during 2013. Five Jamaican track and field athletes tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs

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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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This is Oxilofrine

This is Oxilofrine

Christopher Kelsall July 17, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Two of the fastest male and female sprinters so far this year, Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell, Veronica Campbell-Brown and Sherone Simpson have tested positive for banned performance enhancing

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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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