Runner mistakes back pain for labour pain

June 6th, 2013 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A Minnesota woman who was training for a half marathon knew she’d have to push through some pain. What she didn’t know is she’d have to literally push. Trish Staine, 33, had been suffering […]


Rob Watson runs 2:18 at Ottawa Marathon

May 26th, 2013 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Running his second marathon in just over a month didn’t prove to be a problem for Rob Watson.


Lanni Marchant continues strong start to 2013 season

May 25th, 2013 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Her latest triumph came on Saturday when she finished as the top Canadian in the Ottawa Race Weekend 10K in 32:45


‘Run to Quit’ aims to help smokers

January 11th, 2013 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

“Run to Quit,” a new program launched on Wednesday, is a series of clinics that will help smokers butt out by encouraging them to run.


Simon Bairu returns to cross-country, named to NACAC team

December 17th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Aspiring marathoner Simon Bairu is going back to his roots.


We are really sorry: Mary Wittenberg

November 2nd, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

After initially deciding that the run would be dedicated to the victims of Hurricane Sandy, the New York Marathon has been cancelled.


Film Review: The dirtiest race in Olympic history

September 12th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Anyone with an interest in Ben Johnson and the biggest doping scandal of our time, should watch Daniel Gordon’s 9.79*.


Uganda’s Kiprotich upsets Kenyans, 3 Canadians in top 30

August 12th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

Canadians Dylan Wykes 20th, Eric Gillis 22nd, Reid Coolsaet 27th in Olympic marathon debuts.


Gardiner: Canada’s marathoners capable of 2:08

August 9th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Canada’s track and field head coach both raises and tempers expectations for the marathoners going to London.


Jessica Smith’s Olympics end in semifinal

August 9th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Canada’s Jessica Smith ends successful Olympic debut, and Kenya’s David Rudisha sets world record.


Canadian women eliminated in Olympic 1500m

August 8th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hilary Stellingwerff and Nicole Sifuentes fail to advance past 1500 semis.


Cam Levins sets PB, advances to 5000m final

August 8th, 2012 by Mihira Lakshman | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Cam Levins of Black Creek, B.C., ran a personal best of 13:18.29 to finish eighth in his heat.