New dates confirmed for 2022 world championships in Eugene, Oregon

April 8th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

After the Olympics got pushed to 2021, the World Athletics Championships followed suit and postponed until 2022


LIVE UPDATE: How coronavirus is affecting running events

April 8th, 2020 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

We will update this story daily with news of coronavirus-related race cancellations and postponements


Quarantine Backyard Ultra: mid-race update

April 5th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

After almost 30 hours of racing, there are still plenty of runners competing in the Quarantine Backyard Ultra


Jamil Coury runs helipad marathon ahead of state-wide lockdown

April 1st, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The American ultrarunner ran for almost six hours on the roof of his office building


Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend cancelled due to coronavirus

March 30th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canada’s largest running festival, the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend, will not be held in 2020


All athletes who qualified for Tokyo 2020 will keep their spots in 2021

March 27th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Pidhoresky and Hofbauer will have their Olympics qualification honoured for 2021


How the 2021 Olympics could impact other events

March 25th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

With Olympics postponed until some time in 2021, how will other running events be affected next year?


LIVE UPDATE: How coronavirus is affecting the track season

March 25th, 2020 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

We will update this story daily with news of coronavirus-related race cancellations, postponements and Athletics Canada directives


Canada will not send athletes to a summer 2020 Olympic Games

March 22nd, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

If the Olympics goes ahead as planned, Canada will not send a team


Quarantined French man runs marathon on apartment balcony

March 20th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Elisha Nochomovitz spent six hours and 48 minutes running 42.2K around the seven-metre balcony of his apartment on Tuesday


Another Boston Marathon postponed until September

March 19th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Boston Marathon (no, the other one) has been pushed to the fall


USATF 50-mile trail championships run as planned

March 15th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Other races were cancelled left and right last week, but the USATF 50-mile trail championships managed to stay on schedule