Women take top two spots at World Marathon Challenge

February 14th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Kristina Madsen and Jessica Jones finished at the top of the overall leaderboard after seven days of marathons

Coldest races in the world

December 30th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A number of these footraces claim they’re the coldest in the world

Irish man runs 4:17 mile across glacier in Antarctica

December 2nd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Paul Robinson, in freezing conditions and on ice, covers a point-to-point mile in 4:17 in late November

Mind-blowing World Marathon Challenge stat: Mike Wardian’s sleep hours

February 3rd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

There is one non-running statistic from Mike Wardian’s World Marathon Challenge that stands out above all others.

Visually impaired Irish runner one marathon away from making history

January 28th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Visually impaired Irish runner Sinead Kane is one day, and one race, away from completing the World Marathon Challenge.

Two Canadians are running the Antarctica marathon in penguin onesies

February 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A pair of Canadian women are embarking on a trek to the world’s southernmost continent to run the Antarctica Marathon in penguin onesies.

7 marathons, 7 continents, 7 days

January 23rd, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

A small group of runners are finishing a whirlwind week of the World Marathon Challenge that saw them race a different marathon on each continent each day. The last race was held Friday in Sydney, […]

Coldest races in Canada

December 29th, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

If you’re a runner that loves the wintertime and chilly temperatures, check out the coldest races in Canada. 6633 Ultra From Eagle Plains, Yukon to the banks of the Arctic Ocean at Tuktoyaktuk Possibly […]

Antarctic Ice Marathon wraps up first race, 100K on Friday

November 20th, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Antarctic Ice Marathon was run today at the base of Ellsworth Mountain – so far south even penguins don’t live there. Petre Vabrousek of the Czech Republic won the marathon in 3:34:47, Australia’s […]