The best running-focused sitcom episodes

April 8th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

From carbo-loading to sleeping through alarms on race day, these TV shows had the best running-related episodes


Busted running events: some of the biggest race flops ever

April 8th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A lot of running events are hits, both for the fans and the athletes, but races don’t always turn out as planned


Paris government bans daytime outdoor exercise

April 7th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Parisians can only exercise outdoors before 10:00 a.m or after 7 p.m.


SNL parodies Nike with leggings made for chillin’

April 7th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Because runners are chillers, too


World Athletics suspends Olympic qualification until December 2020

April 7th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Race results won’t count towards Olympic qualification until December, which includes the fall marathon season


Exercise rates on the rise during COVID-19

April 7th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

For people who work out a couple of times a week, exercise rates have jumped by 88 per cent


We’re not all bad: most runners are following the rules

April 6th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Runners have been painted in a bad light during these times of social distancing, but most of us are law-abiding citizens


What runners can learn from chess players

April 6th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Believe it or not, there’s a lot that runners can learn from the game of chess


World’s fastest rugby player’s impressive isolation training

April 5th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Carlin Isles was a sprinter before turning to rugby, but he’s still got speed from his track days


Quotes for a motivational boost in training

April 5th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Sometimes all you need is an extra shot of motivation to dive back into your training


Why Canadian runners love their local run shops

April 5th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Show your support for your local run shop and you’ll get a chance to win the newest shoe from ASICS


No parks, no tracks and two metres apart: how to go for a safe run

April 3rd, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

On Thursday the City of Toronto implemented a fine for running or walking with two metres of another person