At Strides Running, “Everybody is a runner”

June 5th, 2019 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features, My Run Shop | No Comments »

From a tiny Little Purple House, Strides Running has grown to become the hub of the Calgary running scene.


BlackToe Running brings small town vibes to the big city

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“We never dumb it down,” says Mike, “We just start at the beginning.”


Forerunners is the OG of run clinics

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Long before Vancouver’s running culture boomed, Peter and Karen Butler had a vision. In August 1986, the first Forerunners store opened, with a mission to combine community, education, and service to the runners and […]


Aerobics First pays it forward

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Halifax mainstay goes beyond running, pioneers innovative partnership with Saucony to tackle poverty.


Runners’ Choice Waterloo: raising funds and runners

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Runner’s Choice’s sponsorship of a number of races across the region not only increase participation in running, but have also raised well over $1 million for local charities.


Boutique Courir: the beating heart of the Montreal running community

June 5th, 2019 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features, My Run Shop | No Comments »

Beaupré and Labre have obviously seen a lot of changes in the sport of running over the past 30 years, chief among them being the world of the Internet.