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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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13 Oct 2015

Britain’s first openly gay athlete: “I don’t want this to define me”

Race walker Tom Bosworth has become the first British athlete to come out as gay. The 25-year-old, who finished 12th in the 20km race walk at the European Championships in Zurich last year, revealed to BBC Sport how difficult the decision was. “Even in 2015, it’s difficult for people to

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18 Sep 2015

Salazar in the clear; Epstein digs deeper into steroid issue; Your JTG 5-A-Day

“NO REASON TO BE CONCERNED” ABOUT SALAZAR ACCUSATIONS UK Athletics (UKA) has found no evidence of wrongdoing by Mo Farah, nor any evidence of inappropriate input from the Nike Oregon Project into Farah’s training regimen, after completing an investigation into the practices of coach Alberto Salazar. More here. Athletes only

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18 Sep 2015

UK Athletics: “No reason to be concerned” about Salazar accusations

UK Athletics (UKA) has found no evidence of wrongdoing by Mo Farah, nor any evidence of inappropriate input from the Nike Oregon Project into Farah’s training regimen, after completing an investigation into the practices of coach Alberto Salazar. The investigation was launched after thereport by BBC/PropPublica which alleged that Salazar had used banned

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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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13 Sep 2015

Video Recap: Great North City Games 2015

Great North Catch up with all of Saturday’s Great North City Games action with race videos below. The results can be found here. Mo Farah took the Great North Run title this morning (Sunday) with the fastest half-marathon ever by a Briton, 59:22, although it won’t count as a National

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13 Sep 2015

Farah too fast; Mo caps magnificent year with Great win

Mo Farah capped another year of dominance by sprinting to victory at the Great North Run this morning, the Briton taking a narrow victory over Kenya’s Stanley Biwott in 59:22, his fastest time for the half marathon. Biwott, who had tried for much of the race to break Farah, was never

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16 Aug 2015

Who will be champions in China? Men’s track previews

100m: clash of the sprint titans In a race where only two athletes have a conceivable shot at gold, Justin Gatlin will start favourite after a year in which he has eviscerated all challengers who have stood in his way. Beijing, though, with a back-in-form Usain Bolt on the start

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04 Aug 2015

Mo may be set for move as UK Athletics prepare for Salazar split

UK Athletics is expected to part ways with embattled coach Alberto Salazar after they publish their full report into allegations against the American coach, who has served as a consultant to the organisation for a number of years. Mo Farah is also expected to be advised by UKA to dump Salazar

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31 Jul 2015

Mo in the clear? UK Athletics says no evidence of wrongdoing

Following an investigation into its star athlete after allegations of doping swirled around his coach, Alberto Salazar, UK Athletics has said it found no evidence of illegal practices on behalf of Mo Farah. The governing body of the sport in Britain has said the investigation had not given “any reason to question

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