Farah and Driouch training in Ethiopia
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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Kiwis can fly: John Walker in full flow
12 Jan 2015

John Walker: “Winning is everything”

John Walker celebrates his 63rd birthday today. The New Zealander was the first man to break the 3:50 barrier (3:59.4) in the mile and then went on to win the 1500m at the Olympic Games in Montreal in 1976. Below is video footage of Walker’s mile record run and Olympic

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Image: courtesy of PhotoRun.net
05 Jan 2015

No-Show For Mo, Best Of The Best With Eaton; Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. Edinburgh no-show for Mo Mo Farah has withdrawn from this weekend’s Edinburgh cross country after suffering from a bout of flu over Christmas. He’s playing it safe with the world championships in Beijing in mind, and the small matter of defending his 5000m/1000m titles. Read more here   2.

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Ronnie Delany celebrates taking the 1956 Oylmpic 1500m title
20 Dec 2014

Archives: Delany’s triumphant Olympic return (Part 2)

This is part two of Delany’s story and is taken from PJ Browne, The Villanova/Irish, 1950-2015. It will be published as an ebook in the Spring of 2015. Part one can be found here. Preparing For Melbourne How important was Jumbo Elliott to the Olympic success of Ron Delany? It’s

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Ronnie Delany celebrates taking the 1956 Oylmpic 1500m title
19 Dec 2014

Archives: Delany’s triumphant Olympic return

On 19 December 1956, Ron Delany finally returned to Ireland with his Olympic Gold medal. This is part one of his story and is taken from PJ Browne, The Villanova/Irish, 1950-2015. It will be published as an ebook in the Spring of 2015. Ron Delany Ron Delaney’s career at Villanova

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17 Dec 2014

Missed Tests, Bearded Leer, U.S. Olympic Bid; Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. RIO 2016 There will be finals in every session of the 2016 Olympics in Rio. This means that track and field medals will be decided in the morning and afternoon sessions, as well as the 5 road events. The three walking events, as well as the marathons, men’s triple jump, Women’s

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