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Brianne Theisen-Eaton interview

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Twenty-four-year-old Brianne Theisen is one of Canada’s top heptathletes. She was the national champion in 2009 and competed...

Will Kenenisa Bekele race the marathon and how fast will he go?

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Will Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele, the world’s greatest runner over the 5,000 and 10,000-metre distances, move up to the...

Shalane Flanagan’s ride is likely far from over

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated In October, 38-year-old Marblehead, MA distance runner, Shalane Flanagan, announced her retirement after a very successful 15-year-long professional...

Diane Cummins Interview

© Copyright - 2008 - Athletics Illustrated I first met Diane Cummins at the track, what are the odds? My son (then 9) and I...

Andre De Grasse looks to improve his medal positions and personal bests at Tokyo...

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Canadian sprinter Andre de Grasse told TSN that he is planning to lower his personal bests in the...

Tokyo organisers propose 3:00 am start, IOC, an 800km move north

Between the Tokyo 2020 organisers and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), there appears to be a bit of a conundrum brewing. They better settle...

Brigid Kosgei interview: Marathon and half-marathon world record holder

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Brigid Kosgei is the women’s marathon world record holder. She ran the...

Trump confirms US Government support for Los Angeles 2028

*Cover photo credit: Business Insider The divisive Donald Trump has pledged and promised that the United States government will help the mostly privately-funded 2028 Los...

The International Olympic Committee put its authoritarian foot down on Tokyo 2020

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The International Olympic Committee (IOC) made it official that the distance road events, the marathon and racewalk will...

Wrapping up a big weekend in distance running

The final weekend of February proved to be an exciting one for distance running fans as three major events took place. The USATF Tokyo...
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