Kipchoge smashes world record at BMW Berlin Marathon

September 16th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In his third victory at Berlin and his 11th marathon, the GOAT of marathoning set his first world record, while compatriot Gladys Cherono also wins for the third time, sets course record


How to watch the Berlin Marathon

September 14th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

One of the world’s fastest marathons is running this Sunday morning. While the 3:00 a.m. EDT wake-up call isn’t all that appealing, potentially seeing the marathon world record fall makes it worth it


One more Scotiabank price increase before race day

September 12th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

If you’re thinking of signing up for the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, the final price increase is October 15 at midnight


BMW Berlin Marathon: international elite preview

September 11th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

All eyes will be on Berlin on Sunday morning, with defending champions Kipchoge and Cherono battling various challengers


Patty Blanchard wins gold, breaks Canadian W60 record in 800m at World Masters

September 11th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Patty Blanchard, 60, of Dieppe, N. B., won a gold medal in the W60 800m at the World Masters Athletics Championships in Malaga, Spain today, breaking her own Canadian age group record with a […]


Karla del Grande breaks world record in 200m, wins gold in 100m at World Masters

September 10th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Toronto runner has been racking up accolades since she began competing on the track in 2002 at age 49


Berlin Marathon will be a Canadian women’s showdown

September 10th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Sasha Gollish, Lyndsay Tessier, Rachel Hannah, Catherine Watkins and Rachel Cliff are all entered in this Sunday’s world major marathon


81-year-old woman runs 150 miles at Tennessee ultramarathon

September 10th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Sylvia Quinn of Spokane, Washington had never run such a long race before grinding out 150 miles at Lazarus Lake’s age-positive ultra


Jenny Simpson wins her record-breaking 7th New Balance 5th Avenue Mile

September 9th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Simpson becomes the first to win the iconic season-ending race seven times


Mo Farah wins Great North Run for fifth consecutive year

September 9th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Farah becomes the first person to win the event five times in a row


Hughes, Ahmed and Philibert-Thiboutot help Team Americas to Continental Cup victory

September 9th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Hughes and Ahmed were second, and Philibert-Thiboutot was fourth


Canada’s Hamulecki breaks Canadian 100K record at world champs in Croatia

September 9th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canadian ultrarunner finished 12th on the hilly, repetitive course