Over 40 nails intentionally hidden on trail leaves runner wounded

February 23rd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running News, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

One runner has been left injured after someone deliberately set up sharp nails along trail.


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 […]


A Canadian race a week for all of 2017

January 17th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, homepage, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | 3 Comments »

Looking to do a race in 2017? See our picks for an event for each of the 52 weeks including trail, road and ultra races.


Race recommendations – Things to look for in a running event

January 13th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Beginners, CRM Training Plans, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Races | No Comments »

What’s the most important thing that you look for in a running event? From the ease of registration through to the email that asks you to provide feedback, having a smooth and well-organized event […]


What I Tried: A Tropical Trail Race

January 12th, 2017 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in Blogs, MissAdventures, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

When Jessica found out that her Florida trail race would have hardly any elevation gain, she figured it would be a breeze. She thought wrong.


Squamish 50 sells out eight months ahead of race day

January 2nd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in homepage, Running News, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Squamish 50, a popular trail race in British Columbia, sold out in record-breaking time in mid-December, eight months ahead of race day. (Brian McCurdy Photography.)


Calgary Marathon to offer 150K Ultra/Team Relay to celebrate nation’s 150th

November 18th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Running News, Runs & Races, Trail Races | No Comments »

In addition to it’s already popular slate of races including one of Canada’s most historic marathons, the Calgary Race Weekend will offer a one-time only 150K ultra and team relay in 2017.