Karla del Grande breaks world record in 200m, wins gold in 100m at World Masters

September 10th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Toronto runner has been racking up accolades since she began competing on the track in 2002 at age 49


Effect of wind on track performance–new formulas suggested

September 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Thanks to large datasets and digitization of results, researchers have proposed a set of formulas for correcting for wind assistance on the track


NACAC qualifier Aaron Brown takes us through his ideal day in Toronto

July 11th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races, The Scene | No Comments »

Brown is coming off of a banner season, taking home double-gold at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in the 100m and 200m


De Grasse shuts down 2018 outdoor season

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

The three-time Olympic medalist has suffered another hamstring injury that has forced him to take some downtime before returning to training


2018 Canadian National Track and Field Championships Preview

July 3rd, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Must-see races at the track and field National Championships this weekend


Get to know 2017 OFSAA 200m champion Myles Misner-Daley

June 1st, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ten questions with Myles Misner-Daley


VIDEO: Usain Bolt stars in Japanese Pokémon commercial

March 4th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Usain Bolt, an eight-time Olympic sprint champion, stars in a Pokémon commercial in Japan. Take a look at the video.


Canada’s athletics team finishes with highest Olympic medal haul since 1932

August 21st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Canada’s athletics team is coming home with six medals from the Rio Olympics, its largest haul since the 1932 Games in Los Angeles.


VIDEO: Usain Bolt casually throws javelin after 4x100m victory

August 21st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Rio 2016, Running videos, The Scene | No Comments »

Following Usain Bolt’s third gold of the Rio Olympics, the Jamaican superstar celebrated by throwing a javelin in excess of 50 metres.


Andre DeGrasse qualifies for 200m final, nearly beats Bolt, sets Canadian record

August 17th, 2016 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

The coming out party continues. Canada’s budding superstar Andre DeGrasse is putting on a show in Rio. DeGrasse put an exclamation mark on qualifying for the 200m final on Wednesday night by breaking his […]


Canadian sprinter Hyacinthe left off Rio team due to injury

August 11th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Athletics Canada announced today that 200m and 4x100m relay sprinter Kimberly Hyacinthe would not make the trip to Rio due to a leg injury incurred at a recent track meet.


Worth watching: “Andre De Grasse’s Road to Rio” mini doc

August 11th, 2016 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Racing, Rio 2016, Running videos | No Comments »

In a 22-minute documentary by the CBC, we follow Canada’s superstar sprinter through his first year as a pro, leading up to the Rio Games.