Editorial

Harry Jerome Track Classic: Seeking world championship standards

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Author Joshua J. Marine quipped, “Challenges are what makes life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life...

Richardson Leads Fast Prefontaine Classic Women’s 100

Prefontaine Classic The fastest woman in the world is poised to make her international debut at the Prefontaine Classic. The stellar field also includes the world’s...

A new lightness of being: Mo Ahmed’s national 5,000m record

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Out for a casual late morning run in suburban Saanich (Victoria, British Columbia), I happened upon Mo Ahmed...

Indelible moments captured at 2019 Pacific Distance Carnival

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The sporting world is a busy place where memories are made up from indelible moments, rather than from...

Sasha Gollish and Cam Levins featured starters for Toronto’s lululemon 10K

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated On Saturday, June 15, defending champion Sasha Gollish of Toronto will return to the lululemon 10K in her...

Rest in Peace Gabriele Grunewald

Gabriele "Gabe" (née Anderson) Grunewald left an indelible mark on the global running community and the greater sports community. She was brave in her...

IAAF re-brands at World Athletics; a welcome change

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is a mouthful and is confusing for anyone saying the name...

New Road Race: Ripper of a 5K on the streets of Kelowna, BC

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The semi-arid lakeside resort city of Kelowna, British Columbia has a new superfast 5K road race that is...

IAAF extends Russian suspension for 11th time following allegations of forged documents and suspended...

From Inside the Games The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has extended the Russian Athletics Federation's (RusAF) suspension for the 11th time following allegations...

South Africans dominate Comrades Marathon; Canadian Catrin Jones finishes sixth

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated *Correction 2:15 PST: results updated, Jones finished ninth overall. The 94th running of the Comrades Marathon took place this...