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 […]


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

December 10th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Canadian Trails, homepage, Running News, 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, homepage, 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, homepage, 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.


Seven scenic races that showcase Canada’s beautiful east coast

August 25th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, homepage, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

The autumn racing season is now just around the corner and the east coast features no shortage of incredible running events which highlight the quaintness, the charm and the rugged beauty of the Maritimes […]


Runners race the tides at annual ‘Not Since Moses’

August 22nd, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Once a year hundreds of runners & walkers flock to Five Islands, N.S. for the opportunity to race across the bottom of the Bay of Fundy.


Canadian Death Race the ultimate of extreme and adventure racing

July 28th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, homepage, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Every August long weekend, elite and recreational runners gather in Grande Cache, Alta. and attempt to complete what has become one of the world’s most challenging adventure races. Grand Cache, Alta. is a town of […]