Silvia Ruegger dies at age 58

August 23rd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The Canadian running pioneer died Friday morning of cancer


US sprinter Christian Coleman misses third drug test

August 22nd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Coleman is fighting one of his missed tests, but if unsuccessful he could be banned from the World Championships and the 2020 Olympics


Aaron Brown is getting married

August 21st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Canada’s national 100m champion and his fiancee plan to tie the knot, though so far he’s not sharing any details


Strava launches four-week multi-sport Escape Plan challenge

August 19th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Strava’s new Escape Plan challenge, designed to help users make physical activity a daily habit, supports 32 different sports


Nike announces new pregnancy policy for sponsored athletes

August 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Some Nike athletes took the sponsor to task over the issue of pregnancy and performance, and Nike has responded with a more supportive policy


Beatie Deutsch: from non-runner to Israel’s national marathon champion in three years

August 14th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Beatie Deutsch has some distance to go to fulfil her dream of going to Tokyo for the marathon, but her inspiring story is grounds for optimism


Shalane Flanagan goes for her first run post-surgery

August 13th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The 2017 NYC Marathon winner and 2018 third-place finisher went for her first post-surgery run–12 minutes of run-walking on an anti-gravity treadmill


Answering the internet’s most asked running questions

August 12th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

“Google, why do runners..?”


Meet Will Paulson, Canadian 1,500m champion and Pan Am Games gold medallist

August 11th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Will Paulson, who holds dual Canadian-British citizenship, captured the Canadian 1,500m title in Montreal two weeks ago, then earned a bronze medal for Canada at the Pan Am Games on Thursday


Inside the Pan Am athletes’ village with Sage Watson

August 10th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Insight into how athletes live at an international games


Cross-country skier wins Norwegian 10,000m title in running shoes

August 10th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Therese Johaug’s time of 32:20.86 was a new championship record and the 5th fastest time run by a Norwegian woman


The U Sports gender equity outcome: women 8K, men 10K

August 8th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The decision is in, and it’s not one that some runners or coaches were hoping for