Editorial

Canadians continue to re-write the national record book; Ahmed and DeBues-Stafford with stunning 5,000m...

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Canadians continue to re-write the national record books in the sport of track and field. One of the most...

Fireworks Ready in Star-Studded Pre Classic Women’s 1500

Prefontaine Classic The rulers of the women’s 1500 meters will come together in a rare meeting at the Prefontaine Classic. This match-up will be just the second...

Investigation launched into allegations Russian Athletics officials forged documents to help world champion avoid...

It comes to no surprise to anyone that the Russians apparently continue to cheat. The only nation to be banned by the International Association of...

Dayna Pidhoresky and Reid Coolsaet are top Canadian at Ottawa Marathon

© Copyright  -2019 - Athletics Illustrated Dayna Pidhoresky of Vancouver and Reid Coolsaet of Guelph were the top Canadians at the Tamarak Ottawa Marathon on...

Like fine wine, Canadian women age well; lead Ottawa 10K

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated “Honestly, it has everything to do with how that race felt. Not the time or place. Nothing earth-shattering...

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu to race Speed River Inferno and Harry Jerome Track Classic in June

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Melissa Bishop-Nriagu, Canada’s all-time greatest 800-metre runner, back after two years, raced the 1500-metre event at the Johnny...

Nasser Al-Khelaifi charged with corruption over IAAF Doha World Championships

Papa Massata Diack, the son of the disgraced former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Lamine Diack, was charged with taking...

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu to compete in the 800m at Harry Jerome Track Classic

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu got a good start on her comeback after taking time off to have a baby. On May 18 at the Johnny Loaring Classic...
Athletics Illustrated

Rio Olympic marathon silver medallist and Kenyan national coach suspended

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced on Tuesday that Eunice Kirwa of Bahrain has been provisionally suspended for...

Genevieve Lalonde breaks Canadian 3000m steeplechase record in Shanghai

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Genevieve Lalonde, originally of Moncton, New Brunswick, broke the national 3,000-metre steeplechase record on Saturday. Racing in the...