The Shakeout Podcast: Melissa Bishop-Nriagu on coaching, motherhood, and the hunt for an Olympic medal

January 18th, 2020 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast, Uncategorized | No Comments »

Last week one of Canada’s most decorated mid-distance runners opened her 2020 racing season with a bang. Melissa Bishop-Nriagu hasn’t been on the indoor circuit since the birth of her daughter, Corinne, 18 months […]


Melissa Bishop-Nriagu opens indoor season with a win

January 13th, 2020 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Bishop has officially begun her Tokyo 2020 Olympic campaign


Melissa Bishop-Nriagu’s go-to base-season workouts

November 22nd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Training | No Comments »

How the Canadian 800m record holder trains through the fall


Canadian record holders’ placing at OFSAA cross-country

November 1st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A closer look at legends of OFSAA’s past


Melissa Bishop-Nriagu joins coaching staff at University of Windsor

September 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Bishop-Nriagu, who hopes to represent Canada at her third Olympic Games in 2020, takes on a new role as assistant distance coach in the wake of cross-country coach Gary Malloy’s recent passing


800m World Champion Marina Arzamasova given provisional suspension

August 27th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The runner who beat Melissa Bishop-Nriagu in the 2015 800m World Championship final has been given a provisional suspension from the AIU


Melissa Bishop-Nriagu shuts down 2019 season

August 24th, 2019 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Bishop-Nriagu announced on Saturday morning that she has called her season due to injury


Birmingham Diamond League: who and when to watch

August 15th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu, Andre De Grasse, Gabriela DeBues-Stafford and Gen Lalonde are the Canadians to watch in Birmingham on Sunday morning. Catch the action live at cbcsports.ca


The Shakeout Podcast: Exclusive interview with Canadian 800m champion Maddy Kelly

August 9th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Two weeks ago the Canadian Track and Field Championships took place in Montréal, Que. This was billed as one of the most thrilling Championships in recent history, and it did not disappoint. There were […]


Meet Madeleine Kelly, Canadian national 800m champion

July 29th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Until Saturday, Madeleine Kelly had never won a national meet or made a national team at any level, but through consistent hard work and patience, she is now a national champion


De Grasse and Bishop-Nriagu settle for second at Canadian Track Nationals

July 28th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

De Grasse and Bishop-Nriagu lose narrowly in Montreal. Photo: Claus Anderson, Athletics Canada


Rachel Cliff on going from the marathon back to the track

July 23rd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Cliff is running the 5,000m at this weekend’s national championship, and looking for a spot on the World Championship team in an event that’s an eighth of her Canadian record distance