Sport psychologist Kim Dawson shares mental skills for runners

February 1st, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Wilfrid Laurier University professor Kim Dawson shares her experiences with Speed River athletes and provides mental skills for runners


Meet Antoine Thibeault, one of Canada’s next great steeplechasers

March 25th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Get to know Laval University’s Antoine Thibeault, a rising star in Canadian athletics who has his eye on the 2017 IAAF World Championships.


World Championships day one recap

August 22nd, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The IAAF World Championships have officially kicked off in Beijing. Day one on the track has come to a close today (Beijing is 12 hours ahead of Toronto.) Today was quite an exciting one […]


Team Canada has best Pan Am Games ever

July 27th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Canadian athletics team had their best showing ever at the Pan American Games over the previous nine days in Toronto, winning 24 medals, 10 of them gold. For distance running fans, the excitement […]


Canadian Running covering Pan Ams live from the track this week

July 21st, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This week at the Pan Am Games is a big one for Canadian runners. Many of the major running events are scheduled to run Tuesday, July 21 through the Saturday, July 25. Canadian Running […]


Pan Ams profile: Alex Genest

July 3rd, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

The experienced Quebecois steeplechaser on the increasingly competitive event and running the Pan Am Games on home soil, in front of his children Alex Genest has represented Canada many times in past few years […]


Race for the Pan Am Games closes

June 15th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Potential Athletics team filled with surprise runners having a breakthrough year Sunday was the deadline for Pan Am Games qualification, meaning today we have a pretty good understanding of who will be representing Canada […]


Speed River Inferno kicks off 2015 National Track League

May 31st, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Last night’s Speed River Inferno meet kicked off the 2015 National Track League elite series. While it’s not a new meet, this is the first time the Inferno has been a part of this […]


Speed River meet kicking off 2015 National Track League elite series

May 23rd, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The Speed River New Balance Track and Field Meet will be held at the University of Guelph’s Alumni Stadium next Saturday. It will be the first meet of the 2015 National Track League, an […]


Rob Watson, our man in Moscow – Day 6: Running and jumping for joy

August 16th, 2013 by Rob Watson | Posted in Blogs | 3 Comments »

Last night was the most fun I have ever had at a track meet, holy moly folks, what great energy!


Matt Hughes runs race of his life to make steeplechase final; Alex Genest also in

August 12th, 2013 by Michal Kapral | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

There was plenty of drama for Canadians in the men’s 3000m steeplechase qualifying heats at the world championships on Monday as Matt Hughes set a PB to qualify for the final,