Our Golden Shoe Awards: Trackie of the Year — Andre De Grasse

December 20th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Bursting onto the scene in 2015, Andre De Grasse is our Golden Shoe award winner for the track of the year.


Our Golden Shoe Awards: Performance of the Year — Melissa Bishop’s Silver Medal Run

December 18th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Melissa Bishop’s silver medal run at the IAAF World Championships wins best performance of 2015.


Our 2015 Golden Shoe Awards: Community pillar – The Parkdale Roadrunners

December 17th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Story by Colin Smith There is no formal bidding process to host a Bridge The Gap event. No entry forms, applications or envelopes of cash to slip the selection committee, either. The honour of […]


Club profile: Pace & Mind

November 6th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Tough love coaching uncovers the elite runner within, along with your new best friends. Story by Tania Haas.  Founded: 2014 Members: 60 www.paceandmind.com Twitter: @PaceandMind Instagram: @paceandmind Sunday long runs with Pace & Mind […]


From the archive: Trudeau’s in the house and on the roads

October 19th, 2015 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

From sprinting around Rideau Hall as a child to running up and down Montreal’s Mont Royal as a Liberal MP, Justin Trudeau has kept running as a constant in his life to free his […]


Runner’s best friend: Dave Emilio and Prefontaine

July 22nd, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Dave Emilio from the Beaches area of Toronto has possibly the best name a runner can have for his dog. His Australian Kelpie is named Prefontaine, but usually goes by Pre when he needs […]


Pan Am profile: Nicole Sifuentes

July 21st, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Elite Q+A, Profiles | No Comments »

Nicole Sifuentes, this year’s national champion in both the 1,500m (beating out rising star, Sasha Gollish) and 5,000m (taking the win over Canadian marathon record holder, Lanni Marchant) will be racing the 1,500 on Saturday evening […]


New Balance Canadian runner of the week: Rebecca Wemyss

July 21st, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Rebecca Wemyss wasn’t new to running when she decided to try longer distances. The Ottawa runner was a track athlete in high school competing in sprints and hurdles. It’s no surprise that after a […]


Gatlin calls doping ban both a gift and curse

July 16th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Profiles, Runs & Races | No Comments »

A four-year doping ban served between 2006-10 has been both “a gift and a curse”, controversial in-form American sprinter Justin Gatlin admitted Thursday. In an interview ahead of Friday’s Diamond League meet in Monaco, Gatlin acknowledged that hitting the peak […]


Photographer showcases Pan Am athletes in breathtaking exhibit

July 16th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Toronto photographer Malina Kaija’s exhibit, Morphosis: Evolution of the Athlete, spotlights seven Canadian Pan Am team members. The exhibition will be open at the Akasha Art Projects gallery, located at 511 Church St, Toronto, until August […]


British runners are racing trains

July 16th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

It seems racing other runners isn’t enough of a thrill for this group of British runners. They’ve moved past that to racing trains. James Heptonstall, Noel Carroll, Rob Bell and Will Serocold took on […]


A dog’s perspective: Running with my human

July 15th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Dear Canadian Running, As a dog, I thought you might also be interested in hearing a canine perspective on running with my human.  Not to boast, but I’m a more serious runner than he […]