Boston race director undergoes triple bypass surgery

October 16th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Dave McGillivray, 64, has worked hard to improve his heart health, but had a setback this year


Always wear your race bib on the front (here’s why)

October 3rd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A Michigan runner learned this the hard way last week when it cost him a Boston entry


What’s leading to Boston’s overwhelming popularity?

September 30th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The running community has changed. It’s no longer a small group of elite people, it includes everybody


Top last-minute qualifying races for the Boston Marathon

September 6th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

A list of marathons that take place in early September for those trying to squeeze in a qualifying time for next year’s Boston Marathon


North Korea bests Canada in elite world marathon rankings

July 11th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

North Korea holds the eighth-place position in men’s results and 10th place position on the women’s side


Des Linden’s side-hustle partners featured in Wall Street Journal

July 9th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ben and Sarah True, like the Lindens, hone their business skills as they plan for life after pro sports


USADA tested new blood-collection device on runners before this year’s Boston Marathon

June 26th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

New TAP™ device could make blood sample collection faster and more comfortable for athletes


Seventh straight win for Kawauchi in Japanese Father’s Day ultra

June 17th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Today’s race a fitting tribute for Japanese marathoner whose father grew up on Okinoshima


Former Calgary couch potato’s top 10 finish at Seattle Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

June 12th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | 1 Comment »

Calgary nurse Simon Ong is a poster child for personal transformation through running


Tom Longboat gets a Google Doodle on 131st anniversary of his birth

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

Ontario celebrates the Onondaga runner every year on his birthday, June 4


2019 Boston Marathon registration dates announced

May 16th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Registration to open Monday, September 10 and follow same process as in previous years


Longboat descendant runs 2018 Mississauga Marathon

May 8th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Will Winnie, great-grandson of Tom Longboat, strives to live up to his ancestor’s legacy