Is this new Quebec race North America’s fastest 42.2K?

March 23rd, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

It’s downhill, run on a trail and was created by a former Olympian. Enough said.


Ragnar Relay introduces trail series for 2017 including two Canadian destinations

March 10th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

The Ragnar Relay race series is in the news for coming to Niagara Falls this year. Come September though, the brand will host two more Canadian routes as a part of their expanded trail series.


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 […]


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

February 21st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Trails, CRM Training Plans, 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 […]


Run in Canada’s national parks with free admission for 2017

December 10th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Canadian Trails, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Parks Canada is waiving entrance fees to national parks, national marine conservation areas and national historic sites in 2017. (Photo: Sean Allen.)


What the heck is forest bathing?!

November 15th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Trail Running | No Comments »

It might be the newest of fitness trends or maybe it’s just spending time in the forest. Either way, trail runners are sure to appreciate any excuse to get lost in nature.


Tales from morning running: “My early river runs helped me lose 40 pounds.”

September 29th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Every morning at 5:00 a.m., Jordon Yeomans leaves the comfort of his Brantford, Ont. home to go running on a 10-kilometre stretch beside the river. Now, 40 pounds lighter, he celebrates his newfound lifestyle.