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14 Sep 2015

Mo’s Triumphant Half; Diamond League Cash Rankings; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Diamond League Cash Rankings Who made the most from this years diamond league events? Track-stats.com have compiled the prize money rankings for 2015 series and it’s a thrower who tops the table. More here. Marathon Mondays – Eat Like An Elite With 6 weeks to go to the Dublin City

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31 Aug 2015

Kimmage attacks BBC over Gatlin Coverage,What was the most successful shoe in Beijing? JTG 5 A DAY

5 Best Beijing Moments The BBC has compiled their 5 best moments of Beijing. It’s heavily weighted in favour of the British team but overall gives you a picture of the highlights of Beijing. Read more here Canada on the rise? Canada managed to pick up eight medals in Beijing.

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25 Aug 2015

Day 4 Video Roundup; Tuka Talks Breakthroughs; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Beijing Roundup: Day 4 A day of Kenyan dominance, in two events anyway, as we watched two titles go the way of the East-African men. David Rudisha made a triumphant return to global championships as he ran an immensely controlled race to take the 800m title. His teammate in the

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Justin Gatlin
24 Aug 2015

Gatlin Tests Positive, 10000m Drama, Day 3 Video Recap; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Gatlin Tests Positive…For Failure “The American sprinter’s sample also tested positive for trace amounts of ‘bottling it’ after a final which saw him give in to the pressure and stumble as he dipped for the line some 10 metres before the finish.” For those of you outside of Ireland this

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19 Aug 2015

5 Coe Facts, Conte slates WADA, Radcliffe questions Data release: Your JTG 5 A DAY

Conte thinks Doping Tests are a Joke For more than a decade, BALCO founder Victor Conte has been an outspoken critic of anti-doping policies in sports. He doesn’t oppose drug testing. But he is opposed to the ineffective methods and mechanisms in place. His critiques are often aimed at sports

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18 Aug 2015

Can Kiprop Keep it up? 5 Upsets to Watch and Beijing Breakout Stars: JTG 5 A DAY

Can Asbel Kiprop beat one of the best fields of all time? In the last two years at Monaco, seven(2014) and six this year ran under 3.30 for 1500m. How could we have a favourite for the men’s 1500m? Somehow we do, Asbel Kiprop. Find out how he can win

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14 Aug 2015

US Gear Row Cleared up? Brits Lose Main Sponsor; Your JTG 5-A-Day

U.S. Athletes Can Wear Own Gear “The requirement for U.S. athletes to wear Nike-branded apparel at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing is not all-encompassing, and team members with sponsors other than Nike can wear their sponsor’s gear on many occasions during the meet”, USA Track & Field has now

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Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin
07 Aug 2015

Olympic Champ Wants Gatlin Win; Beer Mile Record Bested; Your JTG 5-A-Day

British Athletes Warned Not To Reveal Blood Data In the aftermath of last weeks German documentary on blood doping British athletes have been warned to keep their data to themselves. “British Athletics has warned track-and-field stars past and present against allowing their blood data to be revealed after it emerged

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06 Aug 2015

Kiprop defends Kenyans; Coe’s toughest race yet; Drouin’s wise words; JTG 5-a-day

Kiprop and Kipsang defend Kenya Asbel Kiprop and Wilson Kipsang have fought back against the report last weekend which suggested that doping is a widespread problem in Kenyan athletics. “Those interviewed were athletes who have lost hope in their lives without a running formula. That should not be misconstrued to

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05 Aug 2015

Wide Open 200m At Worlds; Rio Just One Year Away; JTG 5-A-Day

200m Wide-Open Without Felix Or Fraser-Pryce The women’s 200m in Beijing will be without two previous champions in Allyson Felix and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price which leaves the event wide-open. “With neither Felix or SAFP running the 200, several women with no experience in Olympic or World Championship 200m competition could potentially

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