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Athletics Weekly is the UK's number one magazine for athletes - it includes features on track and field, road running and cross country. Discover the most up-to-date news on the world of athletics not just in the UK, but globally as well. Founded in 1945, Athletics Weekly magazine has been dedicated to acquiring the most relevant and reputable news for their readers, with top quality content on the greatest and most famous Olympic sports out there. Every week, you can expect to be kept informed of the latest product reviews, training guides, news and reports.


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AW - The best coverage of the No.1 Olympic sport  |  29/09/2016  


SPOTLIGHT
14 LAURA MUIR
From beating the world’s best over
1500m to her stint at a dogs trust
16 WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
Former AAA 5000m champion and
now successful coach Mike Baxter
18 PEOPLE’S MARATHON
A nostalgic look back to a race
which proved to be a real pioneer
ACTION
20 BERLIN MARATHON
Kenenisa Bekele just misses the
world record in the German capital
22 SOUTHERN ROAD RELAY
Aldershot, Farnham & District take
senior titles in Bedford
26 NORTHERN ROAD RELAY
Liverpool Harriers and Leeds take
victory at Sport City
30 MIDLAND ROAD RELAY
Charnwood retain women’s title as
Bristol & West’s men are top
PERFORMANCE
36 Sports science news
38 Athlete Insight – Sarah McDonald
40 Nutrition – boost your immunity
42 Products – base layers
NEWS
6 No more buts for Bradshaw
8 English takes stock of tough 2016
10 Youth club break the mould
12 How Russia’s absence affected the
Paralympics medals table
PREVIEWS
56 Previews of the Bank of Scotland
Great Scottish Run and Cardiff
Half-marathon, plus TV guide
RESULTS & FIXTURES
44 Results round-up
57 What’s On – events coming up
REGULARS
34 Young Athlete
61 Quiz – test your athletics knowledge
62 Dip Finish

Athletics Weekly magazine was founded in 1945 by Jimmy Green, who produced the magazine in the bedroom of his bungalow in Kent. Ever since then, Athletics Weekly has been dedicated to bringing its readers the highest quality news from the world of athletics. The journalists at Athletics Weekly have always prided themselves for being at the coal face of sports - interviewing athletes and coaches at all the top events, as well as the smaller ones.


Athletics Weekly magazine has earned its title as the ultimate bible for athletics and the first port of call for serious athletes and athletic fans looking for a great read. Each magazine contains in-depth training guides and tips to help maximise your fitness and get the most out of your athletic lifestyle. Athletics Weekly contains a roster of track and field, cross-country, road racing and race walking events from across the country you can sign up for. You can expect detailed reports and results from the greatest athletic events that are happening around the world - always stay up-to-date with the champions!


Whether you're a keen athlete, a professional or even a newbie to your sport of choice, Athletics Weekly is the interesting and informative read that’ll help maximise your potential as an athlete. 

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  • A dedicated and passionate group of journalists and editors who produce the best content possible

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What a fantastic read! It covers everything you need to know about athletics.
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Having been involved in the athletics world since early childhood, I love Athletics Weekly. Its a really great read, very informative and always enjoyable.
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Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in AW - The best coverage of the No.1 Olympic sport 29/09/2016.

BOLD KING COE - Jason Henderson editor AFTER first appearing in these pages for winning the Yorkshire cross-country colts’ title in 1971, Seb Coe now graces our front cover as the most powerful man in athletics. I...
DIAMOND LEAGUE TO DOGS TRUST VET STUDENT MUIR WON’T IGNORE HER OTHER TRAINING Laura Muir: gained some valuable experience in Darlington THIS YEAR Laura Muir has been putting her training into practice with spectacular results, wr...
NOBODY DOES IT BETTER MIKE BAXTER WAS A REGULAR GB INTERNATIONAL IN THE 1970s AND IS NOW A COACH Mike Baxter: 1971 AAA 5000m champion and international competitor at European, Commonwealth and World Cross eventsPICTURES: M...
STREETS AHEAD BIRMINGHAM WAS AHEAD OF ITS TIME WHEN IT CAME TO MASSPARTICIPATION ROAD RUNNING People’s Marathon: first run in 1980, the West Midlands event was specifically aimed at non-elite runnersPICTURES: MARK ...
BEKELE MISSES OUT ON RECORD ETHIOPIAN FALLS SIX SECONDS SHORT OF WORLD RECORD AFTER THRILLING RACE WITH WILSON KIPSANG Kenenisa Bekele and Wilson Kipsang: memorable clash on streets of Germany KENENISA BEKELE came close to addin...
AFD AT THE DOUBLE THE VERNONS ANCHOR THEIR TEAMS TO EASY VICTORIES IN BEDFORD The men’s race gets underway at a venue that came under fire for a variety of reasons ANDY VERNON and his wife Natasha, the former Miss Doel...

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