10 fun questions with UBC’s John Gay

February 15th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

Get to know one of the fastest university long-distance runners in Canada


UBC joins Canada West – and likely U Sports – for 2018

February 14th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in U Sports, U Sports Cross-Country | No Comments »

Thunderbirds’ cross-country teams waiting for acceptance to compete in U Sports


Eliud Kipchoge on why he loves running

February 12th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

The Olympic champion and fastest marathoner in history on why he still loves going for a run, other than because he’s one of the greatest runners of all-time


Olympic medallist Akeem Haynes signs with CFL’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats

February 12th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The sprinter decides to pursue his first love, but hasn’t ruled out making Team Canada in 2020


Runner wears Kim Jong-un onesie for beer mile

February 12th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Houston runner honours a bet, and adds his own autocratic twist


One of Canada’s wealthiest universities still using hockey rink as indoor track for athletics program

February 12th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in The Scene | 6 Comments »

Western University has hundreds of millions of dollars sitting in the bank; and yet, track athletes are still training on a dangerous makeshift surface, which encircles a hockey rink. The school is proposing a new surface by 2020 (but not a new facility). After past false promises will the school even deliver on a safe track?


Jaw-dropping times at 2018 RAK Half-Marathon

February 12th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Kenyans and Ethiopians dominate; course records fall