Hairscapade

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(C) Copyright - 2011 - Christopher Kelsall Note: I originally wrote this in 2008. I didn't think it was that funny, but now reading again, I laughed my head off, enjoy: Hairscapade In this age of highly acute environmental consciousness, I have...

Steve Archdekin – Impossible is Nothing

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© Copyright - 2011 - Christopher Kelsall Every single part of Steve Archdekin's afflicted body hurts like hell. From his head to his toes, his knees, elbows, hips, ankles, shoulders, neck, his entire skeleton constantly aches. His face, skull, toes...

Kathy Butler Interview

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© Copyright - 2011 - Athletics Illustrtaed Kathy Butler is British, Canadian and currently trains in America. She is an Olympian, coach, proud new mother and maker of eco-friendly children’s wear. She is now in-training for her third Olympiad, the...

Geoff Martinson Interview

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© Copyright – 2011 – Athletics Illustrated Geoff Martinson is a Canadian Olympic hopeful and IAAF Worlds Track and Field Championships competitor (Daegu 2011). Martinson competes in middle distance events and is on the cusp of making the 2012 London...

Hilary Stellingwerff Interview

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© Copyright - 2011 - Athletics Illustrated Middle-distance runner Hilary Stellingwerff is planning to compete for Canada at the 2012 London Olympic Games. She has raced in the Commonwealth Games, IAAF World Cross Country Championships, World Track and Field Championships and the World...

The Jason Loutitt interview: ultra running, being aboriginal, and living with alcoholism

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© Copyright – 2009 - Athletics Illustrated Jason Loutitt has lived just about everywhere in Western Canada. He was born in Trail, British Columbia where his father played Jr. Hockey. He grew up in Uranium City, Saskatchewan until he was...

The Justine Johnson interview

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© Copyright - 2010 - Athletics Illustrated Victoria, BC's Justine Johnson currently competes for the University of Washington. She graduated from Oak Bay High School having trained under coach Keith Butler. Johnson competed in the IAAF World Junior Cross Country Championships...

Bruce Deacon Interview

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© Copyright – 2010 – Athletics Illustrated Bruce Deacon caught and held the attention of the Canadian distance running community for nearly a decade as he qualified and competed internationally during much of the country’s marathon-distance dry spell. The lone...

Zach Whitmarsh Interview

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© Copyright - 2011 - Athletics Illustrated Zach Whitmarsh toils on the Jack Wallace Memorial, Oak Bay High School track in Victoria, BC. Marley his dog canters back and forth from the infield to the start area and back, taking...

Paul O’Callaghan Interview

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© Copyright - 2011 - Athletics Illustrated Irishman Paul O'Callaghan competed in six IAAF World Cross Country Championships, qualified for the Olympics and wore the green from 1982 to 2003, competing on the road, track and in cross-country. As his website indicates,...