Anthony Romaniw: “I’m an Olympic athlete and writing is my second love”

December 5th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Blogs | No Comments »

Anthony Romaniw is best known as an 800m specialist but starting this winter, he’s also our newest contributor


10 questions with Melissa Bishop

November 1st, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

We knew she loves a packed stadium but did you know Bishop is really into her coffee?


Usain Bolt and Almaz Ayana: Best runners of 2016?

December 8th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

If Usain Bolt and Almaz Ayana hadn’t already proven themselves to be runners to be excited about, their grand finales at the Rio Olympics sure confirmed it.


Men’s 3,000m steeplechase finals sees new Olympic record, former champion defeated and first U.S. medal in 62 years

August 17th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

The men’s 3,000m steeplechase was one of the most entertaining events on the track. It saw the two-time Olympic champion defeated, a new Olympic record and the first U.S. medal in the event for 62 years. Canada’s Matt Hughes also competed and ran strong for an 11th place finish.


Will Canadian medallist Brianne Theisen-Eaton copy her husband’s move and wear a USA hat while he competes?

August 16th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016, The Scene | No Comments »

Ashton Eaton and Brianne Theisen-Eaton are one of the few married couples that both get to compete at the Olympics. The heptathlete and decathlete are both representing their countries in Rio. Brianne has already won a bronze medal for Canada and tomorrow, Ashton starts the decathlon.


As a Canadian runner, I’m reflecting on the experience of watching the Olympics from the U.S.

August 14th, 2016 by Tara Campbell | Posted in Blogs, Gotta Run! | No Comments »

As a Canadian runner, Tara is keeping an eye on Canadian talent in Rio. But she’s doing it from the U.S.


Chatting with Olympian Matt Hughes

August 11th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Matt Hughes has the Canadian record in the men’s 3,000m steeplechase. We asked him a bit about his event heading in to Rio.


One this day in history, Joan Benoit Samuelson won the first women’s Olympic marathon

August 5th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

On this day in history, Joan Benoit Samuelson became the first woman to win the women’s Olympic marathon.


Chatting with Olympian Jessica O’Connell

August 4th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Representing Canada in the 5,000m is Jessica O’Connell. She opens up about her plans for Rio and what she’s looking forward to the most.


Chatting with Olympian Natasha Wodak

August 3rd, 2016 by Canadian Running | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Natasha Wodak is the record holder in the 10,000m. This August, she is heading to Brazil to race in the distance at the Olympics. Here’s what she has to say about it:


Chatting with Olympian Mohammed Ahmed

August 3rd, 2016 by Canadian Running | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

We talked to Canada’s prospective track and marathon team headed to Rio about hopes, dreams, fears going in to what could be our country’s most successful Olympics ever. First up is 5,000m record holder Mo Ahmed.


Name the athlete: Which Rio hopeful is pictured winning this 1999 championship race?

June 16th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Which athlete is pictured here? Hint: She’s still a competitive runner today