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22 Jun 2015

Cram Defends Farah; A to Z of the USA Champs; Your JTG 5-A-Day

A-Z of the US Championships The US Championships, and trials for the Worlds in Beijing, take place in Oregon on June 25-28. Kevin Sully has put together a hefty preview of the meet looking at the A-Z’s of all involved. Read the full preview piece here Steve Cram puts a

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19 Jun 2015

Mo Makes Statement About “Simple Mistakes”

We’re all aware of the Salazar/Rupp/NOP story at this stage aren’t we? It’s the man barely mentioned in the doping documentary, Mo Farah, who is now taking most of the heat on this side of the Atlantic. It was revealed earlier in the week, as the British press keep digging,

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18 Jun 2015

Fleshman reveals all, Mo more Missed Tests, Ethopian 10k; Your JTG 5 A Day

Mo comments on Mo’s missed tests Yesterday we learnt of Mo’s two missed tests from pre 2012. Today it was the turn of other British athletes to have their say on Mo’s missed test. Kelly Sotherton, Olympic bronze medalist in the heptathlon in 2004 came our in support of Farah

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17 Jun 2015

Conte casts suspicion on Farah’s missed tests pre London

It has been revealed that Mo Farah missed two drugs tests a year before the London 2012 Olympics and it has added to the suspicion surrounding the Oregon Project. Victor Conte has added to the doubt saying that the missed test should be treated suspiciously. Farah announced earlier via Twitter

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17 Jun 2015

Farah set for return

Mo Farah has announced he is set for a return to action at the Monaco Diamond League on the 17th of July. Farah tweeted from Font Romeu to announce his next race since he pulled out of Birmingham citing that he was “drained” due to the allegations against his coach

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16 Jun 2015

Throwers hate Bieber,All Things Steeple, How Nike lured Farah, Middle Distance Tactics, Steeple Swan Dive; Your JTG 5 A DAY

Javelin Throwers don’t mind the lack of Attention, just don’t play Justin Bieber Two top American Javelin throwers discuss the lack of coverage their event gets ” the stadium’s mostly contains the parents of 11-year-olds running relay races”, when you know you have thrown well  “My best throw today, it just

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Craig Murphy (left) representing Iona in Cross Country
14 Jun 2015

Scholarships, Salazar & Speedy Kids – Reads of the week on JTG

Flippin’ Fast 14 year olds Two fourteen year old who have ran 1:55 for 800m, and one of them is Irish! The other also has a 3:50 1500m to his name this season, and is the younger brother of European medalist Henrik Ingebrigtsen. Read more about these young speedsters here.

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12 Jun 2015

More NOP Athletes Reveal Prescription Drugs Pressure

Just over a week ago Alberto Salazar of the Nike Oregon Project came under serious scrutiny in a BBC documentary, as well as in an in-depth article by David Epstein. Since that day of reckoning we’ve seen many twists and turns in this soap opera of a story that seems

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12 Jun 2015

Farah apologises to the fans and feels more ‘upbeat’

Mo Farah took to Facebook yesterday to give an update on his current situation since Birmingham and to issue an apology for not racing. “I mentioned at the weekend that the past week has been tough for me, but having spent a few days with my family and having time

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08 Jun 2015

Mo knows, Taylor talks triple, Double dutch, Amos answers, Birmingham battles; JTG 5-A-DAY

Only Mo Knows When did Mo find out find that Alberto Salazar was going to be under investigation for the infamous BBC panorama documentary? Thats the question on Ben Bloom’s lips. Farah, 32 claimed that he had only found out about the investigation a few days before the show aired. The Daily

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