Photos: Experience a weekend of running in Quebec City

February 23rd, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, On the Run In ..., RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Already established as the premier running event series in and around Quebec City, Courir a Quebec (or Run Quebec for English speakers) recently underwent some organizational changes that should have a major impact on improving […]


Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon ranked one of the best in the world

February 23rd, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in homepage, Running News, Runs & Races | No Comments »

For the third year in a row, the Toronto Waterfront Marathon has secured IAAF Gold Label status. That means, it’s one of the best in the world.


Canada Army Run adds Vimy Challenge to honour 100th anniversary of historic battle

February 23rd, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Destination Race, homepage, RaceGuide, Running News, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Vimy Challenge will provide participants the opportunity to run both the 5K and (new for 2017) the 10K at the 10th annual Canada Army Run in Ottawa.


Man becomes first to run sub-three hour marathons over 40 years apart

February 22nd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running News, Runs & Races | No Comments »

There just so happens to be a small group of runners really interested in breaking the three-hour marathon… in four different decades.


Go the distance: Training tips for finishing your first ultra-marathon

February 21st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Trails, CRM Training Plans, homepage, Runs & Races, Trail Gear, Trail Races, Trail Running, Training | No Comments »

  An ultra-marathon is any event longer than the traditional marathon distance—42.2K. Some are as “short” as 50K while others are 100K, 100 miles (161K) or even more. And while running an ultra may seem […]


Stories from the run commute: “I bring snowshoes on my Montreal route”

February 16th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in homepage, Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Though his dad run commuted all his life, it’s only now that the father-son duo exchange tips and stories from the run commute.


Opinion: How the new Athletics Canada standards will help develop more Canadian marathoners

February 15th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in homepage, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Athletics Canada has altered the standards in the marathon making the criteria less tough on fringe runners. Runner Seth Marcaccio argues why this is a good thing for the Canadian running scene and explains why he’ll be taking a shot at achieving the men’s mark.