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Showing 1 to 20 of 23 posts in the category of Olympics

  • Lee Launches Attack On Athletics Chiefs

    4 Jun 2013

    Double Olympian Lee McConnell has criticised athletics chiefs for allowing an American relay team that included a convicted drugs cheat to keep their Olympic gold medals.

  • Race Entries Increase In Wake Of Olympics

    11 Feb 2013

    Participation in running events has experienced an increase in the wake of the Olympic Games.

  • Playing Fifa Showed Mo Was Ready

    19 Dec 2012

    Mo Farah's coach, Alberto Salazar has revealed that Mo's interest in playing Fifa showed he was ready for his shot at Olympic glory.

  • Run And Become Set For Sharp Talk

    19 Nov 2012

    Lynsey Sharp will be talking about her experience at the Olympics and European Championships at the Edinburgh Run and Become store on 28 November.

  • Ennis Coach To Speak In Glasgow

    21 Sep 2012

    Jessica Ennis's coach Toni Minichiello is to speak at a conference in Glasgow next month.

  • Kiprotich King In London

    13 Aug 2012

    Stephen Kiprotich secured victory in the Olympic marathon to become only the second athlete from Uganda to win a gold medal.

  • One MOment In Time

    12 Aug 2012

    Mo Farah claimed the Olympic 5,000m gold yesterday (Saturday August 14)

  • Mo Marked Man For 5,000m

    10 Aug 2012

    Even if he could afford to relax over the final 50m of his heat with the knowledge that he had secured the third of five qualifying places, Mo Farah admitted that the race was somewhat of a battle.

  • Freya Looks Ahead To Glasgow

    8 Aug 2012

    After running in the Women's Olympic Marathon, Freya Murray is looking forward to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

  • Ethiopian Upset In Womens Marathon

    5 Aug 2012

    Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana won gold in the 2012 Olympic women's marathon earlier today Sunday August 5 ahead of Priscah Jeptoo and Tatyana Petrova Arkhipova.

  • Magic Mo Plans Encore

    5 Aug 2012

    Mo Farah won the Olympic gold medal for Great Britain last night (Saturday 4 August) in the 10,000m.

  • British Trio Face Tough Task

    4 Aug 2012

    UK hopefuls Mara Yamauchi, Claire Hallissey and Freya Murray will form part of an extremely strong field for Sundays marathon

  • Moray Set For Week Of Olympic-themed Races

    3 Aug 2012

    Walk, Jog, Run, Moray is set for a week of Olympic-themed races.

  • Pressure, What Pressure?

    3 Aug 2012

    Mo Farah will make history if he manages to defeat a strong field in the 10,000m

  • Freya Ready For Olympic Chance

    1 Aug 2012

    Freya Murray has revealed she is hitting full fitness and ready to represent Team GB in the marathon

  • Olympic Heartbreak For Paula

    30 Jul 2012

    Paula Radcliffe has confirmed she will not be competing in the Olympic Games due to a foot injury, with Scottish runner Freya Murray ready to take her place for the marathon.

  • The Alternative Olympics

    28 Jul 2012

    With Olympic fever beginning to extend beyond pandemonium, Germany hosted its very own take on the Games last weekend with the Hipster Olympics.

  • Aberdeen Hosts Cameroon Olympic Team

    24 Jul 2012

    Cameroon Olympic team spend fortnight in Aberdeen preparing for Olympics

  • Okoro Hints At Retirement After Shock Omission

    4 Jul 2012

    Marilyn Okoro hints at retirement after not being selected in the 800m Olympic squad.

  • Mo Talking

    27 Jun 2012

    Mo Farah chats in a video interview ahead of the 2012 Olympics