Reflections of a Lane 6 mentor: the surprising gifts of giving back

June 18th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features, Lane 6 | No Comments »

Sometimes, the universe has a way of giving you exactly what you need


This is your Toronto Waterfront 10K 2018

June 14th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Photos, posts and impressions by those taking part in one of Toronto’s most exciting running events


PHOTOS: The end of Lane 6 is bittersweet, but successful, for all involved

June 11th, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Features | No Comments »

After six exciting sessions, Lane 6 came to a close Saturday June the 2nd. The pilot project was a partnership between Canadian Running, Nike Canada and Toronto Community Housing that paired urban youth with […]


Lane 6, Week 5: The breakthrough

June 8th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features, Lane 6 | No Comments »

All photos by: Adias Odonelis  It was the fifth and final Lane 6 Saturday morning at Central Tech Stadium, and my mentee was eager to tell me all about her new cat, Chi-Chi, who […]


Lane 6, Week 4: The head and the heart

June 4th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

All photos by: Aidas Odonelis The humid air had our 100-per-cent cotton Lane 6 T-shirts clinging to us as we waited on the Central Tech track for the kids to arrive. This would be our […]


SSQ Quebec City Marathon, a healthy invitation from Brunet, has a new-and-improved race course

May 31st, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Features | No Comments »

On October 14th, the event producer Gestev is excited to showcase all that Quebec City has to offer


Five tips for your first 5K, 10K or half-marathon

May 23rd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Features, Training | No Comments »

If you’re new to running or you haven’t raced for a while, signing up for a race is a great way to give your training (and your mindset) a boost


Lane 6, Week 3: Finding their fast

May 11th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

All Photos by: Ruby Photo Studio Speed was the name of the game in the third week of the Lane 6 mentorship program, a collaborative effort between Canadian Running, Nike and Toronto Community Housing. […]


Week three of Lane 6 could well create Canada’s next great sprinters

May 8th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Week 3 of Lane 6 was all about sprinting. And needless to say, the kids loved every minute.


Lane 6, Week 2: Not quite ready for slow and steady

May 4th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

The weather gods were not kind during last Saturday’s Lane 6 session, the second of the six-week mentorship pilot program for Toronto’s at-risk youth. It was cold, rainy and all-around dreary that morning at […]


Lane 6 aims to inspire Canada’s next generation of runners

April 28th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Photos by Aidas Odonelis. Canadian Running in partnership with Nike Canada and Toronto Community Housing was super excited to see the launch of Lane 6, a pilot project that aims to provide at-risk youth with […]


Lane 6, Week 1: Toronto’s at-risk youth discover the joy of running

April 27th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Running has given me so much over the years: goals to work towards, accomplishments to be proud of, failures to reflect on and friendships to last a lifetime. So when I heard that Canadian […]