Andy McInnis and Ken Porter receive lifetime bans from Athletics Canada

May 6th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Ottawa Lions coach and board member receive lifetime bans effective immediately for allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment


Athletics Canada announces Olympic selection criteria

April 30th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Athletics Canada aims to send a full team to 2020 Olympic Games


Athletics Canada has a new CEO

April 1st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

April 1 was David Bedford’s first day on the job


Andre De Grasse is back

March 31st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

He’s gearing up for the World Relays which runs May 11-12


Introductory strength program for runners

March 29th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Training | No Comments »

The most common running injuries and how a strength routine can help avoid them


Athletics Canada suspends Ottawa Lions head coach and board chair

March 25th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Head coach Andy McInnis and board chair Ken Porter of the Ottawa Lions have been suspended over allegations of sexual harassment against McInnis


What is the IAAF world ranking system and why does it matter?

March 4th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

An explanation of the new IAAF world rankings system


Coaching report details history of harassment and abuse

February 11th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Following the CBC reports on abuse in amateur sport, Athletics Canada has released a statement regarding their harassment policy


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