2012 London Olympics

All content about Olympics Games, video and written.

Harry Jerome Track Classic – Matthew Centrowitz – Taylor Milne

By Douglas Bruce Clement Matthew Centrowitz is coming to the Harry Jerome Track Classic on his way to London. In 2011 he was the NCAA...

Jessica Zelinka – Interview

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Thirty-one-year old Canadian Olympian Jessica Zelinka, is currently ranked seventh in the world in both the 100m hurdles...

The False Start Rule – An Abject Failure

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated The  current zero-tolerance false start rule for the sprints is an abject failure in marketing and will only...

Dylan Armstrong issues emotional statement after wife named in doping scandal

Canadian athlete Dylan Armstrong, who specialises in the shot put emailed a statement to the CBC this week in response to his wife, a...

Cameron Levins – Final Preparation before 5000m and 10000m Races

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Southern Utah University's Cameron Levins of Black Creek, British Columbia (on Vancouver Island) will be racing in two...

Canadian Women’s 800m Olympic Bid – Down to One Race in Calgary

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated The Canadian Women's 800m team will likely include the maximum three athletes that are permitted for each country,...

Coolsaet, Gillis and Wykes – Ready for Marathon Action

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated For the first time since 1996 Canada is sending three male marathon runners to the Olympic Games. Dylan...

2012 London Olympic Standards – Track and Field

                                   

Which Distance for Cameron Levins?

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Cameron Levins of Black Creek, British Columbia has a dilemma on his hands. The concern is not whether...

Why wasn’t the USA Disqualified?

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Update: May 13, 2015: USA stripped of 2012 Olympic silver medal. I have received a great volume of email...