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Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. It is now time for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to wield...

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...

The IOC is now complicit

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated So the Russian curler, Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, who tested positive for Meldonium in his A sample (but the B...

Well-timed and healthy protein consumption improves adaptation to exercise, but not exercise performance

  © Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Protein consumption before or during exercise appears to improve muscle synthesis or the uptake of protein to the...
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The Runner’s Manifesto

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated For those of you who want to begin running or get better at it, here are two important...

Canadian doctors want evidence based nutritional guidance for the public

Below is a snippet from an open letter to the Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion at the Laboratory Centre for Disease Control from...

Russian stalling tactics evoke cowardice of the Battle of Smolensk

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Is Russia is playing roulette with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) by refusing to allow a team into...

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...
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Mo Farah needs to race Eliud Kipchoge or Dennis Kimetto mano-a-mano

To put Mo Farah’s 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon performance of 2:05:11 into perspective, it was likely just enough and nothing more, by...

Cross Country Running Should be Included in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

© Copyright - 2014 - Athletics Illustrated The Winter Olympic Games needs cross-country running and cross-country running needs the Winter Olympic Games. The fact that...
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