19 Mar Wales team announced for Home Countries International

Full Article HERE Senior Men Dewi Griffiths (Swansea Harriers) Ian Mitchell (Tipton Harriers) Jon Hopkins (Cardiff AAC) Rowan Axe (Cardiff AAC). Senior Women Andrea Whitcombe (Swansea Harriers) Debbie Rees (Cardiff AAC) Sian Edwards (Swansea Harriers) Alaw Beynon-Thomas (Swansea Harriers) Junior Women Sarah Livett (Menai Track & Field AC) Ffion Price (Brecon AC) Rhianwedd Price (Brecon AC) Georgia Garner (Colwyn Bay...

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19 Mar UK Anti-Doping chief executive backs use of lie detectors

UK Anti-Doping's chief executive, Andy Parkinson, says the organisation would back the introduction of lie-detector tests and believes the authorities need to be more innovative in their fight against offenders. Evidence from a polygraph test was accepted by the Court of Arbitration for Sport during the cases of the...

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19 Mar The Straight Dope on Post-Race Drug Tests

The lack of drug testing at most prize-money races leaves a window open for dopers, particularly among events awarding first-place winnings between $500 and $3,000, a situation highlighted late last year when veteran road racer Christian Hesch (seen above) admitted to taking EPO, a performance-enhancing...

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18 Mar Finchley 20 Results

It was quite a soggy morning but that didn't stop a fantastic race around Ruislip. Over 500 competitors completed the 4 x 5 mile lap course that many see as a perfect warm up fot the London Marathon and other spring marathons. Ben Fish and Phil...

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18 Mar Matt Shirling among winners at English Schools

As usual, schools age groups differing from the usual categories made it easier for newer names to find prominence. Those going home victorious were Matt Shirling, Zak Miller, Ben Dijkstra, Rebecca Murray, Annabel Mason and Katy Whiteoak. Shirling was among those who competed at the Inter-Counties...

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16 Mar 10 things we learnt from NCAA Indoors

- Being the red-hot favourite and collegiate record holder counts for little. Indoors is notoriously tough and unpredictable. Chris O’Hare fell to the same fate as previous mile record holder, Miles Batty. - British field eventers are leading the charge. Nick Miller (4th) and Lorraine Ugen...

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