Would you wear a shoe without a heel?

November 21st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

The heelless shoe is not a new concept, but FBR’s version may be unlike anything you’ve ever seen


Beach bag reads for runners

July 31st, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

The only thing better than running is plonking yourself down on the beach and reading about it. Here are some great books to enjoy on beachy summer weekends. Born to Run by Christopher McDougall […]


Scott Jurek may retire after Appalachian Trail

June 30th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Popular ultrarunner Scott Jurek, at age 41, may retire from the sport he played a major role in popularizing after the conclusion of his ongoing attempt to break the fastest known time of the Appalachian […]


Christopher McDougall to make Toronto stop on book tour

March 24th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Bestselling author of Born to Run, Christopher McDougall, will be including one Canadian city in the 19-stop tour for his upcoming book, Natural Born Heroes. McDougall will present his new book at a Ramsay Talk […]


Despite cancellation, some still ran Caballo Blanco Ultramarathon

March 13th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

There has been much confusion over whether or not the 13th annual Caballo Blanco Ultramarathon ran this year. The race, started by the late Micah True, was supposed to run on March 1 but […]


Bands covers Born to Run while running

March 6th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

An parody band, The Title Trackers, has put on a hilarious performance to be much appreciated by the running community. The band has covered Bruce Springsteen’s Born to Run, while running on a track. […]


Ultramarathon Caballo Blanco cancelled due to drug murders

March 5th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The ultramarathon founded by the late Micah True, the Ultramarathon Caballo Blanco, was cancelled over the weekend due to a double murder related to drug violence near where the race is usually held. The […]


When Graham met Sally: A story of runners in love

February 13th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

When Graham Kelly met Sally Heath in March 2013, they were with a group of runners in El Paso, Texas on their way to the Copper Canyon Ultramarathon. A two-day drive would take them […]


Matthew McConaughey to lead in Born to Run adaptation

January 29th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Alright, alright, alright, Matthew McConaughey seems to have landed himself another role where he can take his shirt off. The actor has been selected to star in an upcoming movie adaptation of Born to Run, the […]


Copper Canyon Celebration: Gatekeeper

March 18th, 2014 by Ian MacNairn | Posted in Blogs | No Comments »

Last week, I returned from an early season adventure into the Barrancas del Cobre, or  the Copper Canyons of Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara. I was following in the footsteps of many before me. The Barrancas […]


Five perfect books to give a runner

December 3rd, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

If you’re looking for a good running book to settle into over the holidays but aren’t sure where to start, we’ve compiled a few suggestions. Once a Runner – John L. Parker, Jr. SCRIBNER: The […]