Meet Liz Borrett, W80 age group crusher

May 27th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The 80-year-old from Kelowna, BC, who took up running at age 63, has raced about 25 marathons and almost always wins her age group


Chinese runners accused of cheating in Boston

April 23rd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Runners banned from future competition in China due to Boston Marathon cheating


Shalane Flanagan to have knee surgery

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

The 2017 NYC marathon champion, who finished third in 2018 despite pain from tears to her patellar tendons, revealed she almost dropped out before the race


The Shakeout Podcast: The Rundown + Inspiring the Next Generation of Runners at Lane 6

April 21st, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

This week we are rebroadcasting an episode from last year featuring the Lane 6 program. Lane 6 is a partnership between Canadian Running and Nike. Along with Toronto Community Housing, they created a one-on-one […]


Yuki’s mom is a marathon superstar

April 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Mika Kawauchi ran a 3:41:52 in Boston in the same race her son won one year prior


John Frederick becomes first Canadian to run 34 consecutive Boston Marathons

April 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

And he’s already planning for number 35


VIDEO: Runner collapses and crawls to finish line of Boston Marathon

April 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

This is what marathon running is about: grit


Gene Dykes breaks his own Boston course record

April 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Dykes’ advice on running fast into your later years


Joan Benoit Samuelson runs 3:04 in Boston at age 61

April 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

She raced in the same outfit in 2019 as she did in 1979


How Krista DuChene recovers from a marathon

April 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Post-race reflections and race recovery with Krista DuChene


7-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson runs 3:09 at Boston

April 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Not bad for a guy who drives professionally


Worknesh Degefa runs away from the 2019 Boston Marathon field

April 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Degefa ran away from the women’s field this morning in Boston, leading the pack from 9K through to the finish