Gear of the Year 2014 – Part 1

December 5th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Apparel, Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear, Running Shoes | No Comments »

We’re nearing the end of the 2014 year and all the major brands have shown their hands for the products which will find their way into homes this holiday season. Lots of gear comes […]


New GPS Running Watches

December 2nd, 2014 by Canadian Running | Posted in Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear | 1 Comment »

Which running watch is the perfect training companion for you? Adidas Smart Run $400 We’ve had a chance to use the Smart Run since its release last year. This watch remains exciting for two significant reasons: […]


Running gear deals on Black Friday

November 27th, 2014 by Canadian Running | Posted in Apparel, Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear, Running Shoes | No Comments »

Though today marks Thanksgiving for our neighbours to the south, Canadian retailers have in recent years taken to adopting Black Friday as a way to kick off the holiday shopping season here. The stores […]


Power meter for runners getting use by world record holder

November 26th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear | No Comments »

Johnny Ross had been an athlete all his life when, at 45, he had to have knee surgery. The rehab was a tediuous process and he knew there had to be a better way […]


2014 Holiday Running Gift Guide

November 21st, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Apparel, Electronics, Equipment, Other, Running Gear, Running Shoes | No Comments »

Canadian Running’s 2014 Holiday Running Gift Guide, full of gifts for that special runner. Wearable Tech The best running-related gifts for the gearhead in your life. Stocking Stuffers Smaller gift suggestions for that special runner. […]


Gear for running at night

November 7th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Apparel, Equipment, Running Gear | No Comments »

Daylight savings time has ended and it’s dark before you get home from work, so winter running gear must include the right gadgets and clothing for running at night. Reflective clothing The most essential type […]


Affordable fall accessories under $30

August 20th, 2014 by Canadian Running | Posted in Apparel, Equipment, Running Gear | No Comments »

Fall races are creeping up and you may be thinking about picking up some stuff to help you along with your training. We’ve put together a short list of items under $30 to help […]


The North Face Enduro Plus hydration pack

July 18th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Equipment, Running Gear | No Comments »

If you’re looking for a good hydration pack to take on long trail runs, there are some great options, but few are as well-equipped to go as far as The North Face’s Enduro Plus […]


Trail gear to get you started

July 16th, 2014 by Canadian Running | Posted in Apparel, Equipment, Running Gear, Running Shoes | No Comments »

If you’re thinking about trying out a trail race, you may need a bit of different gear from your usual road warrior setup. You’ll be slower, out on the course longer and the terrain […]


Running robot sets world record

May 22nd, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear, Running Gear Video, Running videos | No Comments »

A new world record has been set in Pensacola, Florida for the fastest legged robot. OutRunner, the running robot created by the engineers and scientists of Robots Unlimited has posted paces of approximately 72K/hour […]


Take a stand against sitting

May 22nd, 2014 by Canadian Running | Posted in Equipment, Running Gear | 1 Comment »

By Travis Saunders If you’ve been following the headlines, you know that sitting is bad for you. People who spend most of their day sitting double their risk of developing heart disease and diabetes, […]


Our 2014 running pack review

May 16th, 2014 by Canadian Running | Posted in Equipment, Running Gear | No Comments »

With their sleek, body-hugging profiles, generous fluid carrying capacity and extra storage for a wind shell and energy bars, running or hydration pack should be mandatory gear for longer trail runs. Here are some […]