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, homepage, RaceGuide, Running News, 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.


New summer trail running series takes runners to iconic mountain sights

March 9th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Destination Race, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Runners can easily make a whole weekend of it by enjoying the resort and sticking around for the post-race parties.


Jessie Thomson-Gladish: Queen of ice and ultras

March 8th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in homepage, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Jessie Thomson-Gladish is the only woman to complete the 692 kilometres on foot this year. She’s the second woman ever to finish the distance on foot, and the first to do it twice.


Banned triathlete Julie Miller is back racing, this time at ultras

March 7th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in homepage, Running News, Trail Races, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

Julie Miller of Squamish, B.C., who is banned by Triathlon Canada, has been racing in, and winning in some instances, ultramarathons.


VIDEO: A look at how Gary Robbins is prepping for Barkley Marathons

March 6th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in homepage, Running videos, Trail Races, Trail Running, Training | No Comments »

See how Gary Robbins is preparing for the what is arguably the toughest ultramarathon in the world.


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 […]