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Christopher Kelsall

Runner, writer, race director, coach, website-guy and Lydiard advocate.

Cameron Levins – Payton Jordan Cardinal

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated A week after hitting the Canadian A+ Olympic standard in the 5,000m, by running 13:18.47. Sunday, April 30th, Cam Levins ran an outstanding 10,000m at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational in California. Levins...

Margo Jennings – The Mental Side of Training

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated I first met Margo Jennings at the 2011 Canadian Endurance Conference in Vancouver, BC, where she was a featured speaker. Jennings, the coach of two of the worlds foremost 800m runners, Maria Mutola and...

Sheila Reid Interview

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Sheila Reid of Toronto, Ontario is seeking to represent Canada at the 2012 London Olympic Games in the 1500m or 5000m distance. The 23-year-old is in the final year of eligibility at Villanova...

Athletics Canada, Toronto and Ottawa Marathons Announce World Championships Partnership

From Athletics Canada Athletics Canada (AC) is very excited to announce today a partnership with Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (STWM) and Tamarack Homes Ottawa Race Weekend which will see funding to help marathoners achieve their goals of participating  at the...

Not About the Medal – Leah Pells – A Memoir

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Genre: Biography Title: Not About the Medal Author: Leah Pells ISBN: 9780978064129 Availability: www.leahpells.com Status: Recommended The protagonist of Leah Pell's transfixing autobiography, NOT ABOUT THE MEDAL immediately dominates the story and does not let up until her mother...

2012 London Olympic Standards – Track and Field


Cam Levins and Sheila Reid – Take giant step toward 2012 London Olympic Games...

Douglas Bruce Clement Cameron Levins and Sheila Reid made their  first steps to the London Olympics on Friday at the Mount SAC Relays in Walnut ,California. Cameron took the closest step by racking up the A+ standard by winning the...

Lanni Marchant Interview – Post Rotterdam Marathon

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Lanni Marchant of London, Ontario ran the 2012 Rotterdam Marathon on April 15th in a personal best time of 2h:31.50. She finished in fifth place. Close behind her was fellow Ontarian (from Brantford)...
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