VIDEO: Mini feel-good film captures spirit of running in less than two minutes

January 5th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Inspiration, Reviews, Running videos | No Comments »

Eugen Merher’s short, dialogue-free flick is a warm and fuzzy watch, well worth the afternoon distraction.


Biographical documentary on Mo Farah to be released in UK on December 5

November 29th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

After yet another successful year on the track, British star Mo Farah looks forward to the release of a documentary based on him.


Must-watch documentary series: Marathon: The Patriots Day Bombing

November 23rd, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

While one film based on the Boston Marathon bombing has grabbed a lot of attention lately, a documentary mini series on the major historical event is another must-watch for runners.


Film starring Rio-bound Charles Philibert-Thiboutot featured on Air Canada flights

July 17th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

A docu-fiction film starring Canadian 1,500m runner Charles Philibert-Thiboutot is currently featured on Air Canada’s inflight entertainment.


Everything you need to know about Pokémon Go from a runner’s perspective

July 16th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Reviews | 3 Comments »

We took the world’s hottest mobile app, Pokémon Go, for a run recently in search of Pokémon. Here’s what happened.


New mini documentary focuses on first runner to run ultra across Haiti

June 7th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

When Tassy Fils-Aime ran across Haiti, he inspired others to take part in an annual ultra. In doing so, he has brought job opportunities for others in his community.


Clara Hughes defends “The Illegal” on CBC’s literary version of the Weakest Link

March 23rd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

Lawrence Hill’s ‘The Illegal,’ a book about a refugee who flees his homeland and runs to stay alive, is being defended by Clara Hughes on Canada Reads.


Now playing on Netflix in Canada: The Barkley Marathons

March 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Canadian Trails, Reviews, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

“The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young,” a documentary about the 100-mile endurance race, is now playing on Netflix in Canada.


Book excerpt: First Ladies of Running

March 8th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

Amby Burfoot is the 1968 winner of the Boston Marathon and a prominent running journalist. In his book First Ladies of Running, he profiles the stories of 22 female athletes from the 1960’s through […]


Running movies for lazy day lounging

March 6th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

Lazy rest day today? Well there’s perhaps no better activity for the runner than to kick back and relax with a good running movie. After all the punishing workouts and lengthy runs, a rest […]


New Zealand runner documents running 50 back-to-back mountain marathons in new trail film

February 16th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Reviews, Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

A new trail film takes a look at one mountain runner who takes on an incredible run, running 50 mountain peaks an large elevation gains.  For a lot of runners, hill workouts are tough […]


Reads for runners: Proteinaholic

October 23rd, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | 2 Comments »

 By Garth Davis, M.D. and Howard Jacobson, Ph.D.  Reviewed as a book which all health conscious people should own and doctors should recommend to patients, Proteinaholic explores the importance (or lack thereof) of protein in our diets. […]