07 Aug Trafford BMC Results – Tuesday 6th August

BMC 800M MENS RACE A   1 2 Jake Wightman U20 M Edinburgh AC/Loughborough Uni 01:48.01 2 1 Llorenc Sales Ferre SEN M City of Stoke/Spain 01:48.84 3 8 Philip Hurst SEN M Elswick/Sunderland Uni 01:50.26 4 4 Adam Cotton U23 M Birchfield 01:50.28 5 10 Frank Baddick SEN M Newham & Essex Beagles/Loughborough Uni 01:51.12 6 3 Chris Smith SEN M Wirral/Lamar Uni 01:51.13 7 5 Jordan Bransberg U20 M Skyrac 01:51.13 8 7 Michael Dyer SEN M North Down 01:51.21 9 9 Luke Betts U23 M Sale Harriers Manchester 01:51.24 10 15 James Lamswood U20 M Kingston upon Hull 01:52.07 11 6 Jordan Donnelly SEN M Woodford Green Essex Ladies/Brunel Uni 01:52.59 BMC 800 MEN'S...

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05 Aug Turkey bans 31 athletes for doping

The Turkish Athletics Federation (TAF) has given two-year suspensions to 31 athletes for drug violations. At least three of the athletes competed at the 2012 London Olympics, including hammer thrower Esref Apak, the 2004 silver medallist. Bans had been expected after the International Association of Athletics Federations...

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04 Aug Weekend Review – 02/08/2013 – 04/08/2013

GB international Gemma Steel enjoyed a huge breakthrough stateside in the TD Beach to Beacon 10k in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. The Loughborough-based athlete went into the race with a road best of 32:06 but obliterated that time after crossing the line second in 31:35.2 behind former African XC...

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03 Aug Dasaolu eyes world medal in Moscow

It is 10 years since a British sprinter last won a global 100 metres medal. Darren Campbell, now 39, took bronze at the World Championships in Paris in 2003, narrowly edging team-mate Dwain Chambers into fourth. Chambers’ dramatic drug-fuelled fall from grace started a matter of months...

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