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13 Oct 2015

More Glory For Mo? Will Claye’s TJ Masterclass; The Future Of Doping; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Gene Editing: Doping’s Future? Will the editing of genes become the future cheat of choice for would-be dopers? Or will it become the legal normality? Gene-editing is a real possibility for the prevention of diseases and other defects, and some think it could be open to sporting abuse. Read on

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03 Sep 2015

Winners, Losers, PED Abusers: Beijing Look Back Part 1

The Winners Aries Merritt I’m sure you’ve heard his story by now but that doesn’t make it any less impressive. With just 20% kidney function since 2013 it’s amazing that the 110m hurdler world record holder made it to Beijing never mind picking up a medal along the way. Many

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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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06 Jul 2015

Jager frustrated, Ennis-Hill indecisive and Adams ambivalent: Your JTG 5 A DAY

Evan Jager frustrated but Happy after 8 minute clocking Evan Jager was about to run 7:56 and become the first non African male under 8 minutes when he stumbled off the last barrier. He is upbeat but understandly frustrated after the incident. “I just couldn’t believe how fast I was

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07 Jun 2015

Birmingham Diamond League – Live Stream

The Birmingham diamond league is underway on BBC 2 (BBC 2 HD in Ireland) with the women’s discus starting the day’s proceedings. The main track events will get going shortly after 2pm. If you don’t have access to BBC 2 there is a live stream available below. Of course Mo

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28 Feb 2015

Farah Keeping Dirty Company; Sponsorship Boost for Olympians; Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. Farah Photographed With Doper Driouch Mo Farah’s keeping himself in the news for all the wrong reasons these days. This time around he has been spotted training with convicted doper Hamza Driouch. Farah has also been pictured sharing a meal with the Qatari. Full story here.   2. Willis

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Aselefech Mergia and Kenenisa Bekele. Photo: photorun.net
23 Jan 2015

Bekele’s Dubai Drop-Out, Rutherford’s Rescue, Boston Bans Bad-Mouthing; Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. Badmouth Ban For Boston If you happen to work for the city of Boston it is now forbidden for you to bad-mouth the 2024 Olympic bid. The mayor of Boston and the U.S. Olympic committee signed an agreement which fobids city employees from statements, written or oral which “reflect

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13 Jan 2015


1. Renaud Lavillenie While he’s not the tallest on the list his shot-stopping potential is unrivalled. The upper-body strength and power required to be the world’s best pole vaulter could only lead to lightning-quick reactions and wrists of steel. That strong hand needed to scoop the ball from its top-corner

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