Is this new Quebec race North America’s fastest 42.2K?

March 23rd, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

It’s downhill, run on a trail and was created by a former Olympian. Enough said.


Ragnar Relay introduces trail series for 2017 including two Canadian destinations

March 10th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

The Ragnar Relay race series is in the news for coming to Niagara Falls this year. Come September though, the brand will host two more Canadian routes as a part of their expanded trail series.


Photos: Experience a weekend of running in Quebec City

February 23rd, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, On the Run In ..., RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Already established as the premier running event series in and around Quebec City, Courir a Quebec (or Run Quebec for English speakers) recently underwent some organizational changes that should have a major impact on improving […]


Go the distance: Training tips for finishing your first ultra-marathon

February 21st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Trails, CRM Training Plans, Runs & Races, Trail Gear, Trail Races, Trail Running, Training | No Comments »

  An ultra-marathon is any event longer than the traditional marathon distance—42.2K. Some are as “short” as 50K while others are 100K, 100 miles (161K) or even more. And while running an ultra may seem […]


What the heck is forest bathing?!

November 15th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Trail Running | No Comments »

It might be the newest of fitness trends or maybe it’s just spending time in the forest. Either way, trail runners are sure to appreciate any excuse to get lost in nature.


Tales from morning running: “My early river runs helped me lose 40 pounds.”

September 29th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Every morning at 5:00 a.m., Jordon Yeomans leaves the comfort of his Brantford, Ont. home to go running on a 10-kilometre stretch beside the river. Now, 40 pounds lighter, he celebrates his newfound lifestyle.


Seven scenic races that showcase Canada’s beautiful east coast

August 25th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

The autumn racing season is now just around the corner and the east coast features no shortage of incredible running events which highlight the quaintness, the charm and the rugged beauty of the Maritimes […]


Runners race the tides at annual ‘Not Since Moses’

August 22nd, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Once a year hundreds of runners & walkers flock to Five Islands, N.S. for the opportunity to race across the bottom of the Bay of Fundy.


Canadian Death Race the ultimate of extreme and adventure racing

July 28th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Every August long weekend, elite and recreational runners gather in Grande Cache, Alta. and attempt to complete what has become one of the world’s most challenging adventure races. Grand Cache, Alta. is a town of […]


The North Face Endurance Challenge returns to Ontario

July 14th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

This challenging but incredibly scenic trail running event features races from 5K to 50 miles. Back for the third time, races take place from the beautiful Blue Mountain Resort near Collingwood, Ont.


Summer trail destination: Ontario’s Bruce Trail

June 16th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Planning a trail running adventure this summer? Those living in Ontario are smart to check out The Bruce Trail. Here’s what you need to know about it.


Stories from the run commute: “I lost 100 pounds by running trails to work.”

June 1st, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Run Commuting, Runs & Races, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

The run home used to be tough to get through. Not only has he managed to lose 100 pounds, but Andre Lessard has also completed two Boston Marathons and is running his third this […]