Returning to the Boston Marathon to support one special Boston bombing survivor

March 23rd, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | 1 Comment »

The Boston Marathon is coming up. Our blogger, Noel Paine, chats with Nova Scotia runner Jody Mattie about returning to the 2016 Boston Marathon and helping another runner who was affected by the bombings.  Jody Mattie […]


Getting back to running after vowing to never do it again

March 2nd, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | No Comments »

Noel Paine talks with another runner and blogger who is training for Canada’s biggest marathon in Ottawa in May. it always seems impossible until it’s done. // 12km w/ 6x1200m @ 4:30 ⭐️🌠 A photo […]


Running 1,000 miles through winter conditions in Alaska

February 17th, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | No Comments »

#tbt to my view of the Iditarod starting line in Alaska last week. My brother currently has 300 miles down, 700 to go. Go Steve! #iditarod2015 #iditarod #alaska A photo posted by Caroline Wise […]


Son of famous drummer shows talent for steeplechase

February 10th, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | No Comments »

Meet Aric Van Halen. This son of  Van Halen drummer, Alex Van Halen, didn’t inherit his dad’s talent for music. Instead, he shines on the track. Aric Van Halen is 26, from Los Angeles […]


The voice behind the microphone: What it’s like to host a race

February 2nd, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | No Comments »

This week, our blogger Noel Paine is telling the story of a runner from the east coast of Canada who he’s had the privilege of knowing for many years.  Mark Stein Mark Stein, with a voice familiar […]


When the running community brings friends together

January 25th, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | No Comments »

Running can so often bring people from different vocations, tax brackets and backgrounds together just through the mutual love of running. This week, I’m writing about a Canadian runner who kindled a running friendship with an […]


Running with a different view of things

January 12th, 2016 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | No Comments »

This week, I bring to you a profile on a Canadian runner who brings the perspective of someone who feels more than he sees on the runs. Todd MacAusland MacAusland is a married 44-year-old dad […]