The Shakeout Podcast: She Ruled the Death Race

August 5th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Edmonton runner Alissa St. Laurent became the first woman to win the Canadian Death Race.


Why Lisa Lauzon will continue to run after a life-threatening bear attack

July 25th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

“I don’t want this incident to take away the peace and love that I find when I’m running in the mountains, and I don’t think it has.”


Sinister 7: One of Canada’s toughest races

July 6th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Sinister 7 is an extreme test of physical and mental strength, and it all starts tomorrow


Why running works for me

March 15th, 2018 by Rusty Smith | Posted in Musings of a Veteran Runner | No Comments »

Running, for me is a positive addiction, and that is something I am glad I live with


I replaced this habit with running to honour the fallen

March 6th, 2018 by Rusty Smith | Posted in Musings of a Veteran Runner | No Comments »

Blogger Rusty Smith describes how Remembrance Day has become a running day for him


Running alone

February 13th, 2018 by Rusty Smith | Posted in Musings of a Veteran Runner | No Comments »

“I’ve run in several international events but going from training on a rural road in Alberta to being corralled in with 35,000 crazies in Las Vegas can be a bit of a shock”


Alberta sprinter gets Twitter shoutout from Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

January 23rd, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The American actor and producer responds to University of Alberta sprinter’s call out for a dinner date


Even cyclists are beginning to show off winter running beards

January 21st, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Canadian cyclocross racer who online goes by the name of Hot Sauce Cycling shares a winter running beard selfie


2017 Golden Shoe Awards: Best Running Spot in Canada – Edmonton’s River Valley

December 23rd, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | 4 Comments »

Edmonton’s defining feature is an enormous river valley that bisects the city


2017 Golden Shoe Awards: Trail Runner of the Year – Ailsa MacDonald

December 18th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Her performance at Sinister 7 inspired racers, volunteers and spectators, leading MacDonald to receive a standing ovation at the awards ceremony the next day


VIDEO: 2017 Canadian XC Championships U18 girl’s 4K

November 26th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in ACXC2017 | No Comments »

14-year-old Sadie Sigfstead provides one of the national championships’ most impressive performances winning the U18 4K at the Canadian Cross-Country Championships


Prairie runners face snow as winter storm warning issued

October 2nd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Up to 10 cm of snow is expected for Calgary as cool conditions sweep through the province