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Sir Craig pleads for unity as claims access to Moscow Laboratory shows WADA made...

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie made a plea for unity following the fractious fall-out to the Russian doping...

Neely Spence Gracey Ready to Rock ‘n’ Roll in New Orleans on Sunday

Dan Cruz February 25, 2016 – Neely Spence Gracey boasts the fastest half marathon time of the professional women entered in Sunday’s Humana Rock ‘n’...

NCAA Division I Indoor T&F – All-Americans announced

Oregon brought out the broom this past weekend in Birmingham, Alabama. The Ducks, led by coach Robert Johnson, swept both the men’s and women’s team...

Pre Classic Women’s 3k Clash of Titans: Obiri, Hassan, Dibaba, Ayana – and Semenya!

Prefontaine Classic The greatest field of women distance runners ever assembled on American soil will step to the starting line for the Prefontaine Classic 3,000-meter...

Canadian 10K Championships to be decided in Ottawa

Paul Gains World-class fields have become fairly typical for the Ottawa 10k so it’s no surprise that the 2016 edition (May 28) is once again...

NCAA & NJCAA Outdoor T&F

Divisions didn’t matter this past weekend in collegiate track & field. The best in NCAA Division I mixed it up with NCAA Division II, NCAA...

International Athletics Consultancy respond to “incorrect and irresponsible reporting by The Star Newspaper”

The following is the International Athletics Consultancy's reaction to what they believe to be incorrect reporting by Mr. William Njuguna from The Star Newspaper (Kenya). On...

Three Month Wait for Jeptoo Decision

© Copyright - 2014 - Athletics Illustrated NAIROBI, Kenya, January 16 – Disgraced Kenyan drugs cheat Rita Jeptoo appeared before a disciplinary hearing on Thursday,...
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Genzebe Dibaba’s 1500m World Record

Video below. Top-10, all-time: Genzebe Dibaba 3:50.07 ETH 08.02.91 17.07.2015 Qu Yunxia 3:50.46 CHN 25.12.72 11.09.1993 Jiang Bo 3:50.98 CHN 13.03.77 18.10.1997 Lang Yinglai 3:51.34 CHN 22.08.79 18.10.1997 Wang...

Canadian Running Magazine’s Community Pillar of the Year: Rob Reid

  Rob Reid, owner of Frontrunners Footwear in Victoria, was selected for this award because of his dedication to the running community as well as...