Canadian Ailsa MacDonald sets CR in Arizona Black Canyon 100K win

February 18th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

A huge performance gets MacDonald a golden ticket for the 2018 Western States 100


Olympic finalist David Torrence’s death ruled an accident

February 8th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | 1 Comment »

Scottsdale police told Deadspin that Torrence’s death was an accident


Ultrarunner DQ’d for faking laps at fixed time race

January 11th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Kelly Agnew was found to be hiding in a porta-potty and faking laps at an ultra event in Arizona


Canada’s Dave Proctor runs 358K in 48 hours, still going

December 30th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Alberta runner is running towards the Canadian 72-hour and 144-hour records at a race in Arizona


Lionel Sanders sets Ironman world record capped off with 2:42 marathon

November 21st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canadian Lionel Sanders set a new benchmark in triathlon on Sunday setting the Ironman world record in Arizona capped off by a 2:42 marathon.


Thief gets caught trying to outrun university cross-country team

October 1st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Members of the University of Arizona cross-country team were able to catch a thief who was spotted stealing from one of the member’s hotel rooms.


Andre De Grasse’s Olympic triple-medal training schedule in Rio

September 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Expert Tips, Rio 2016, Training | No Comments »

Stuart McMillan, the coach of Andre De Grasse, shared the triple Olympic medallist’s training routine leading up to Rio and during the Games (photo: COC).


41-year-old Bernard Lagat runs final track race of illustrious career

September 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

American Bernard Lagat, 41, ran the final track race of his illustrious career on Saturday shortly after competing in his fifth Olympics.


Pro runner crushes a mile outfitted as Boba Fett in a galaxy not so far away

July 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

American professional runner Nick Arciniaga ran a 5:01 mile in Flagstaff, Ariz. wearing a Boba Fett costume from the Star Wars series (photo: Martos Hoffman).


Wykes and Wodak set for Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona showdowns

January 16th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A few West Coast road stars are set to showdown with some some the their top competition south of the border this weekend in Phoenix, Ariz. Dylan Wykes, Canada’s second fastest marathoner ever, will […]


Jet pack for runners being developed

September 17th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Running Gear, Running videos | No Comments »

The United States military wants anyone to be able to run a 4:00 mile, so they asked experts at Arizona State University, experts in human augmentation, to help solve the problem. Their answer? Jet packs. […]


Barefoot Running: Arizona Style

February 7th, 2013 by | Posted in Blogs | No Comments »

The weather got so cold here in Central Canada, I decided that some barefoot running in the desert would be just the ticket, and it was.