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Sifan Hassan’s jaw-dropping double in Doha clouded in controversy

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The world record for the 1500-metre distance is 3:50.07, as set by Ethiopian Genzebe Dibaba in July of...

IOC seek information on athletes linked to Salazar amid fears over Olympic results

Inside the Games/Athletics Illustrated The next step for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is to investigate all...

Alberto Salazar’s ban: Nobody in the world is surprised

“I’m not surprised. So I guess the evidence must have been overwhelming. If Nike has any ethics they will shut down the Salazar group...

Doha Day 1: Marathon should not have been run

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The 2019 IAAF Doha World Athletics Championships marathon should never have been run. With temperatures at a furnace-like...
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Kenya’s latest doping news: a public relations dumpster fire burning out of control

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Over the weekend, Athletics Kenya was rocked by news of two athletes that were apparently captured on video...

Russians likely manipulated data at Moscow Laboratory before WADA was granted access

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Deluded Russian Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva hopes of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will...

Tigist Girma’s excuse for dropping out of Toronto Marathon an absurd fib

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble," ― Samuel Johnson, The...

Runner’s World Magazine Jumps the Shark with KT Tape article by apparent fraudster

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Runner’s World Magazine may have jumped the shark with a content marketing article that created a firestorm on...
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Trial: Ketone esters appear to aid training volume increase and recovery

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Much has been made in endurance sports circles about the apparent training benefits of consuming exogenous ketone esters....

Opinion: Championship organisers should not be responsible for storage of drug test samples; storage...

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is urging organisers of global competitions to keep samples of drug tests for...
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