How cannabis could help you become a faster runner

October 17th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Health & Nutrition | No Comments »

Marijuana products could potentially help athletes with their training, pain relief, and recovery, but there are some potential downsides


U Sports cross-country mid-season power rankings

October 5th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Many Canadian made the trip to the states last weekend, and those individual and team efforts have altered some of our early-season predictions


Reid Coolsaet and Rachel Hannah are the STWM brewmasters

September 28th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Rachel Hannah and Reid Coolsaet helped brew the official beer of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon


U Sports cross-country early-season power rankings

September 28th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Cross-country is a highly variable event, but here’s how athletes stack up in Canadian Running‘s projection of the U Sports Cross-Country Championships


Why adding speedwork is essential to improving your marathon time

September 25th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features, Training | No Comments »

Speedwork isn’t just for running a fast 5 or 10K. Practicing paces faster than race pace is considered essential for improving your marathon time too.


Some races still use gun time as “official” time. Here’s why

September 13th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

The “gun time v. chip time” debate has mostly been settled, but for marathoners it can be disconcerting to see your gun time listed as your “official time”


Top last-minute qualifying races for the Boston Marathon

September 6th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

A list of marathons that take place in early September for those trying to squeeze in a qualifying time for next year’s Boston Marathon


Canadian marathoner tests positive at Dublin Marathon

August 17th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canadian Natasha Yaremczuk has tested positive for two banned substances following her 10th place finish at the 2017 Dublin Marathon this past October. The 38-year-old runner is a former World Cup triathlete who represented […]


Was NACAC a bust?

August 14th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Canadians had a strong showing, managing to win 21 medals despite the absence of some of the biggest names in Canadian track and field


Fall marathon season set to start across Canada

August 14th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Edmonton Marathon is set to unofficially kick off the fall marathon race season this coming weekend. And while we realize it’s still summer for several more weeks, between now and November, you can be […]


Beat the heat with these summer hydration tips

August 9th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Beginners, Health & Nutrition, Training | 1 Comment »

Dehydration is a routine risk during the hottest days of summer. Keep your cool and stay well hydrated with these timely tips and suggestions


Marathon pacing 101: How the heck to actually run a marathon

August 7th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Expert Tips, Training | No Comments »

We break down three common strategies for pacing in the marathon and provide tips to help you decide which strategy might be the best for you