Stories from the run commute: “I lost 135 lb. and now run 20K to work to make time for my daughter.”

May 17th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Trail Running | No Comments »

Five years ago, Ben Richard was 350 pounds and never though he’d ever become an active person. He started running, lost weight and now, he runs in to Toronto from Pickering along the shores of Lake Ontario to make time to spend with his daughter on weekends.


Stories from the run commute: “My morning run makes me the best teacher I can be.”

May 9th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

John Graber works as a middle school teacher and has been a run commuter for ten years. Here, he explains why his run is the most important part of his day.


Stories from the run commute: “I ran through my pregnancy. Now, I run to work to be a better mom and get time to myself”

March 22nd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 5 Comments »

In order to be a responsible parent but also get time to herself, Jesse Arnup Blondin runs to work.


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

February 16th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in 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.


Stories from the run commute: “Following deer footprints in the snow is the best way to unwind”

December 19th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Working as a chemistry teacher takes up a lot of energy. To unwind, Dan Leskiw has taken to getting out in nature by running valley trails on his way home from work.


Stories from the run commute: “Running to work brings out my sense of adventure.”

November 25th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

As someone who loves outdoor activities like camping and hiking, Alexandre Rouillard finds that the run commute brings out that sense of adventure on a daily basis.


Stories from the run commute: “I ran trails before monitoring the stock market all day”

November 18th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Working in finance, Carlee Price was accustomed to 10-hour work days keeping a close eye on the markets all day. When it came to marathon training, she didn’t have a lot of time left over so she began run-commuting to and from work.