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.


Celebrating women who run: The womens-only races/events bucket list

March 8th, 2017 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Beginners, Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Women’s-only races have become increasingly popular and plentiful across Canada. They exist to promote a common and important goal: to showcase and celebrate the achievements of female runners and walkers. RELATED: Search, view, rate […]


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 […]


Canada Army Run adds Vimy Challenge to honour 100th anniversary of historic battle

February 23rd, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Vimy Challenge will provide participants the opportunity to run both the 5K and (new for 2017) the 10K at the 10th annual Canada Army Run in Ottawa.



Racing and running event trends to watch for in 2017

February 1st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, The Scene | No Comments »

Three esteemed race directors share their insight into the evolving nature of road races and running events


Race lingo and phrases every runner should know

January 16th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Beginners, CR Explains, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Whether you’re lining up for the first time or the 50th, here are some of the most common terms and phrases that you’re likely to overhear at your next race or running event. Pace: […]


Race recommendations – Things to look for in a running event

January 13th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Beginners, CRM Training Plans, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Races | No Comments »

What’s the most important thing that you look for in a running event? From the ease of registration through to the email that asks you to provide feedback, having a smooth and well-organized event […]


It’s never the “off” season: Canadian winter running races/events in January and February

January 12th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, CRM Training Plans, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

From the mild coastal climate of Vancouver to the bitter cold of Ottawa and even the snow-covered east coast, there’s a winter run/race for everyone


RaceGuide presents: 2016 Canadian Race Review – Key facts and figures

December 8th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Crunching the numbers, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Some of the key figures from 2016 including largest events and fastest finishers across the most popular race distances.


Runners and walkers kick off the holiday season with the annual Santa Shuffle

December 5th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The 26th annual Santa Shuffle is a popular holiday-themed event presented by Running Room in support of The Salvation Army.


Manitoba Marathon moves finish line to football stadium

November 30th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

A major change for the 2017 event will see the race’s finish line moved to the goal line of a CFL football stadium