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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...

World Anti-Doping Agency to visit Russia with a five-person, “full technical mission” to inspect...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated With the World Anti-Doping Agency so ready to reinstate Russia from sporting exile, due to systematic doping, they...

IAAF does the right thing; votes to continue Russia’s ban from athletics for ninth...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Run Anderson, head of the task force that is overseeing the Russian ban from the sport of athletics...

International Olympic Committee signs 10-year Sponsorship Agreement with convicted criminal Jay Y. Lee on...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Does the International Olympic Committee and President Thomas Bach have a moral compass to guide them through the...

The taking of a National Marathon Record: Nearly 43 years of making and breaking...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated The last time that the Canadian men’s marathon record changed owners was back in October 1969. It was...
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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...

President Craig Reedie and the Old Boy’s Club at WADA fail to understand the...

  "The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal." -Aristotle. In baseball, Barry Bonds never tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs, nor did...
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Calamitous affairs: The IOC and WADA lead sport to potential doping disaster

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the first governing body of any sport to internationally ban Russia...

The Five Lydiard principles explained

The legendary Arthur Lydiard’s training program is often misunderstood, even by people who believe that they fully understand his methodology. Lydiard training may not be...
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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...