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Keely Hodgkinson a favourite for gold in Paris, but a medal is not guaranteed

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© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Keely Hodgkinson is currently the fastest 800-metre runner in the world. She ran 1:54.61 during the London Diamond League meet last week to break her own British record. It is the sixth-fastest...

Polish high jumper Norbert Kobielski suspended for doping

Polish high jumper Norbert Kobielski has been provisionally suspended for doping a few days before the Paris Olympic Games. The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced his provisional suspension on Tuesday. It was first determined that he tested positive and denied...

How the repechage rounds will work in the 2024 Paris Olympic Games

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated During the athletics portion of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, for the first time ever a repechage round will be introduced for all individual track events from 200m to 1500m including hurdles....

Four athletes rounding into form just in time for the Paris Olympic Games

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated The sport of athletics is very much alive in some cities. London showed her colours, with 60,000 people attending the London Diamond League meet on Saturday at the London Olympic Stadium. It...

Keely Hodgkinson looks sharp in London Diamond League meet which bodes well for her...

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Great Britain's Keely Hodgkinson, one of the favourites to medal in the 800-metre event at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games looked fit winning the London Diamond League meet on Saturday. The 22-year-old ran...

Kenyan Reuben Kiprop Kipyego 2:03:55 marathon runner banned by the Athletics Integrity Unit for...

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Athletics fans keeping track of the rate of Kenyan suspensions can now add the name of Reuben Kiprop Kipyego to the list. He has been provisionally suspended for missing three out-of-competition tests...

Tommy Hughes to rewrite the Ed Whitlock-dominated age-graded record books?

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© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Irish runner Tommy Hughes age 64 appears to be on the precipice of rewriting the Ed Whitlock-dominated age-group record book. Hughes clocked a new world age-group best-known time in the 10-mile race...

Royal Victoria Marathon sold out three months before race day, some half-marathon entries available

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© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated The Royal Victoria Marathon (RVM) sold out earlier this week, three months before runners toe the line on Canadian Thanksgiving weekend on Sunday, October 13. Race director Cathy Noel is pleased with...

The Tony Marra interview: Writing, directing and acting in feature film, Billy Runs Boston?

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© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Tony Marra is a Toronto, Canada-based filmmaker and runner. He has a long history of making shorts and has now produced his first feature film in the wake of Covid, and injury....

Registrations are now open for the seventh Olympic Day Run Greece, the birthplace of the Olympic...

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On Sunday, September 29, "Olympic Day Run" Greece, the unique official Olympic running event of the country, returns and gives the starting signal for the global celebration of the International Olympic Day 2024. For the seventh consecutive year, the heart...