Orkney Islands runner breaks Guinness World Record for ultrarunning

December 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Erica Clarkson ran 50K (124 laps) on a 400m track on 10 consecutive days in aid of menopause research

Fuelling for a 50K trail race

March 29th, 2019 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Although there is no perfect recipe for fuelling for a trail race, top Canadians share their tips

What to pack for a 50K trail race

September 20th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Race days are like parties. Trail runners celebrate their training with decorated flagged trails and aid station buffets. Whether it’s your first day racing on trails, or you were a main character in Born […]

Evan Dunfee walks Vancouver Marathon, beats all but 132 runners

May 7th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Evan Dunfee, an Olympian for Canada, defeated much of the BMO Vancouver Marathon field and he did it all while walking.

Olympic racewalker decides to run, wins half-marathon

November 13th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Olympic racewalker Evan Dunfee ran, and won, the Fall Classic Half-Marathon on Sunday in Vancouver covering the course in 1:10.

Video: What it’s like to run the Burning Man Ultramarathon

September 27th, 2016 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Adventure T.V. show personality Ryan Van Duzer takes us on a tour of one of the most bizarre ultras on Earth.

Evan Dunfee posts heartwarming photo with rival after controversial race

August 22nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

Evan Dunfee, a Canadian 50K racewalker who was involved in a mid-race incident at the Olympics, posted a photo of him and his Japanese rival.

Classy: Evan Dunfee releases statement after controversial podium-miss

August 19th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | 18 Comments »

Canadian Evan Dunfee released a statement after finishing a controversial fourth place in the men’s 50K racewalk at the Olympics.

I spent my day running 50K to 21 breweries to support Canadians in need

July 20th, 2016 by Dan Grant | Posted in Blogs, From Pint A to Pint B | 1 Comment »

We’re welcoming RunTOBeer founder Dan Grant as our newest blog addition. Read his blog to learn about how he organizes his beer run crew, takes fellow runners on tours of Toronto

Runners will feel like superheroes with the 2016 Calgary Marathon finisher medals

May 10th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The 2016 Calgary Marathon revealed its race weekend medals three weeks out from one of Western Canada’s largest road running events.

Calgary Marathon keeps 50K ultra

November 10th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In 2014, the Calgary Marathon added a 50K race to the schedule for the weekend. It was intended to only be held a single year, marking the 50th anniversary of the marathon, but it […]

The Calgary Marathon 50K ultra adds a special prize

January 5th, 2014 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Celebrating its 50th race in 2014, the Calgary Marathon decided to do something special. The Calgary Marathon Society, which organizes the event, has added at special, one-time 50K road ultra to celebrate being the […]