Are Norwegians the fittest people on earth?

August 16th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Norway is a small country of unassuming, modest people, but is the Ingebrigtsens’ success on the track an anomaly, or indicative of the national character?


Was NACAC a bust?

August 14th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Canadians had a strong showing, managing to win 21 medals despite the absence of some of the biggest names in Canadian track and field


New Canadian road mile record for men 70-75 set in New Brunswick

August 14th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Raymond Caissie, 71, runs a 5:54 at New Brunswick mile race, shaving a cool 20 seconds off the previous record


What does transitioning out of professional running look like?

August 13th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

What happens when the goals have been achieved and the fire is gone? What happens when elite athletes retire?


European marathon champion wins despite nose bleed

August 13th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Mazuronak won the European Championships after suffering a nose bleed which began in the early stages of her race


VIDEO: In the kitchen with Gabriela Stafford

August 10th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Gabriela Stafford is a three-time Canadian national 1,500m champion and a 2016 Olympian. Canadian Running caught up with Stafford in the week leading up to the NACAC Track and Field in the 6ix Championships to talk running, cooking and secrets talents


VIDEO: Justyn Knight on Reebok, competing at home and future plans

August 9th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Many of Knight’s friends and family have watched his successes from afar, but this weekend’s championship gives Knight the opportunity to compete directly in front of his loved ones


Beauty queen caught cheating at ultramarathons

August 9th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Victims’ rights advocate and beauty queen who gave up her crown is revealed to have cut courses at multiple trail ultras; one Ottawa ultrarunner gets the recognition she deserves


LeBron James launches ‘Million Dollar Mile’ CBS show

August 9th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Our burning question is: could the show finally provide the perfect platform for Malcolm Gladwell and LeBron James to race a mile?


Does running fast make you smarter?

August 9th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Many of North America’s best runners have also been recipients of major academic awards. What’s the link between top athletics and academics?


Kenyan hurdler, 28, killed in car crash

August 8th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kenya’s Nicholas Bett won gold in the 400m hurdles at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing


VIDEO: Kate Van Buskirk on adversity, competing at home and what’s next for her

August 8th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

You can catch Van Buskirk in front of a hometown crowd on Friday night at Varisty Stadium in Toronto. The women’s 5,000m goes at 9:25 p.m.