Letesenbet Gidey smashes world record at Valencia Half-Marathon

Gidey broke the tape in 62:52, 70 seconds ahead of the previous world record

Letesenbet Gidey smashes world record at Valencia Half-Marathon

Gidey broke the tape in 62:52, 70 seconds ahead of the previous world record

Sydney McLaughlin and Athing Mu among nominees for WA’s Female Athlete of the Year

Of the 10 nominees for 2021, seven are runners, including Sifan Hassan, Faith Kipeygon and Elaine Thompson-Herah

Supply chain shortages leave Canadian running shoe retailers uncertain

Pandemic-related shutdowns and labour in Southeast Asia have created a discrepancy between supply and demand

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Training

A workout for runners with a need for speed

Put this interval session in your program if you’re looking to get faster

Gear

Bracelayer compression tights: helping Canadian runners go farther

Founded in Whistler in 2015, Bracelayer’s compression tights with built-in knee sleeves provide the support you need for all your favourite outdoor activities

Health

What are the best carbs for carb loading?

You can add these carb-filled foods to your grocery list

The Scene

200m World bronze medalist murdered in Ecuador

Alex QuiƱones was shot to death in his native Ecuador on Saturday

Runs & Races

Canada’s Corey Bellemore breaks world beer mile record

The runner from Tecumseh, Ont. won the Beer Mile World Classic in 4:28.1 to break his own world record

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November/December 2021

Andre De Grasse leads Candian track athletes to their best Olympics ever

Winter running: best shoes, what to wear, how to deal

7 Tips to fix your race results

Hit the hills for running-specific strength

The Plain 100: the race that makes the Barkley Marathons look like a walk in the park

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Training for your first ultra

Run the trails in Quebec’s Eastern Townships