The Shakeout Podcast: Arctic researcher turned Olympian: Gen Lalonde’s victorious return to XC

November 29th, 2018 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

New Brunswick native Geneviève Lalonde threw her arms up in triumph as she crossed the finish line at the Canadian Cross-Country Championships last weekend. Better known for her exploits on the track–she is an […]


What do athletes think of the new World Cross-Country qualification process?

November 16th, 2018 by Evan Dunfee | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

There are some changes to Athletics Canada’s World cross-country qualification process. Canadian athletes weigh in on the new rules


Coach John Fitzgerald dies at 67

October 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Though best known for the racewalkers he coached, Fitzgerald put Saskatchewan athletics on the map


How to watch the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

October 18th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

There are various viewing options for Sunday’s marathon, half-marathon and 5K races, starting at 8:15 a.m. EDT


Olympian gets lifetime ban for sexual harassment policy violation

October 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

1984 Olympic bronze medallist Desai Williams is prohibited from attending or participating in Athletics Canada competitions


Continental Cup: the unknown IAAF track meet

August 16th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

With a payday rivaling that of the Diamond League, why is the Continental Cup relatively unknown?


What does transitioning out of professional running look like?

August 13th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

What happens when the goals have been achieved and the fire is gone? What happens when elite athletes retire?


Guelph welcomes first-ever Canadian Track and Field Centre of Excellence

July 28th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Athletics Canada, University of Guelph and Speed River Track Club have joined forces to welcome the first-ever Canadaian Center of Excellence


Four things Athletics Canada is doing to keep athletes cool during nationals–and you can, too

July 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Take a page from Athletics Canada’s playbook and stay cool during the heatwave in Ontario and eastern Canada


Introducing your Canadian World Junior team

June 23rd, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The World Junior Championships are an opportunity for the younger generation of Canadian talent to try their hand on the world stage


Get to know your Jamaican U18 Invitational team

June 15th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Athletics Canada has announced their team selection for the 2018 U18 Jamaican Invitational


Athletics Canada partners with craft brewery

May 7th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Barrie, Ont.’s Flying Monkeys beer to be available at Athletics Canada events starting this summer