Why I retired after the Olympics and unexpectedly became a trail runner

March 1st, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | 3 Comments »

When Olympic track runner Chris Winter announced his retirement, few people thought he would become a trail runner instead.


2016 Golden Shoe Awards: Trail Runner of the Year – Nick Elson

December 21st, 2016 by Canadian Running | Posted in homepage, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | 2 Comments »

B.C. runner Nick Elson has been blowing people’s minds with his incredible feats in mountain sports endurance events.


Why elite ultrarunner Annie Jean calls rubber clogs her “secret weapon”

December 13th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in homepage, Runs & Races, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

Quebec’s Annie Jean often gets asked about her choice of footwear. See why she calls Dawgs, shoes similar to Crocs, her “secret weapon.”


Runner Adam Campbell’s recovery progressing following serious mountain fall

October 8th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in homepage, Running News, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

Adam Campbell provides an update on his recovery almost six weeks after suffering severe injuries due to a fall while climbing in B.C.


VIDEO: Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard is also a trail running rock star

October 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in homepage, Running videos, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running, Training | No Comments »

Salomon TV profiles Ben Gibbard, the lead vocalist of Death Cab for Cutie, who describes his relationship with music and trail running.


Stories from the run commute: “I lost 100 pounds by running trails to work.”

June 1st, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Run Commuting, Runs & Races, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

The run home used to be tough to get through. Not only has he managed to lose 100 pounds, but Andre Lessard has also completed two Boston Marathons and is running his third this […]


Hallucinations, sleep deprivation and vertical cliffs: What Gary Robbins’ Barkley Marathons was really like

May 10th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, homepage, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

The 2016 Barkley Marathons was tougher than Gary Robbins thought. Weeks after the toughest endurance race has come to an end, one of Canada’s most famous trail runners tells us exactly what happened out on the course.