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Weight Lifting

Tough Out-Of-Competition Testing For Weightlifters

Stringent new rules on out-of-competition testing are being planned by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) – and those who fail the test will face exclusion from the Olympic Games. “If we can’t get in to test, you’re out – that’s what is needed,” said Antonio Urso, the newly elected general secretary of the IWF. “That’s […]

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Athletics

How Sydney Maclaughlin Motivated Athing Mu

The American newly crowned 800m champion and Olympics medal hopeful, Athing Mu was on edition of TexAgs Radio interview on Wednesday. On the interview she bared her heart out on many issues. ” Back in high school, Sydney McLaughlin was huge when I was a freshman. Everyone knew her, and she was breaking every record. […]

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Athletics

Why Canada Also Pulled Out From 2021 World Relays

The Canadian relay squad that has been training in Baton Rouge in Louisiana in the US over the past week will no longer be going to world relays. Canada now joins Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Australia and US in missing the event. Athletics Canada made the decision in the light of the COVID-19 situation in […]

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Athletics

How Andre De Grasse Is Staying Fit Amid Lockdown

The Rio Olympics 200m silver medalist and Canadian 200m record holder Andre De Grasse is not finding the lockdown in his base in Florida funny; but he’s trying all he could to keep shape as a top athletes. “It (training) doesn’t really consist of much because of the quarantine, basically just doing a lot of core, […]