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


Running a marathon soon? On the importance of setting an attainable time goal

April 3rd, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Training | No Comments »

What does it take to qualify for Boston? To set a personal best or to run a sub-3:00 marathon? What about sub-four or -five? RELATED: 2018 Boston Marathon registration dates announced When it comes […]


Runner experience: “I spent the evening in a hospital emergency room… I wanted to run Boston so bad”

October 1st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in The Scene | 2 Comments »

After running his first-ever Boston Qualifying time this year, Guillaume Savard thought he would be running his first-ever Boston Marathon in 2018


Runner experience: “I thought I had it [Boston 2018] in the bag”

September 30th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Susan Wall has been denied entry into the prestigious Boston Marathon before. But this year she missed it by only three seconds


Runner experience: “I missed the 2018 Boston Marathon by two seconds”

September 29th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in The Scene | 8 Comments »

How does it feel to miss out on a Boston bib by having a qualifying time that’s just two seconds too slow?


Top last-minute qualifying races for the 2018 Boston Marathon

August 25th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

A list of marathons in late August and early September for Canadians to squeeze in qualifying for the 2018 Boston Marathon


2018 Boston Marathon registration dates announced

May 1st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Registration for the 2018 Boston Marathon will open on Monday, September 11, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Boston Athletic Association will use the same process to register qualified runners as it has used […]


With race day only weeks away, it’s time to demystify the taper

April 24th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in CR Explains, Training | No Comments »

Don’t waste all the time and energy spent training for your goal race. Make sure you plan and execute a proper taper to get the most out of yourself on race day.


Destination Race – Hamilton Marathon Road2Hope

November 3rd, 2016 by Canadian Running | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

It’s hard to ignore a moniker like “Canada’s fastest Boston Qualifier.” But that’s exactly what the Hamilton Marathon is!


Is the Road2Hope Hamilton Marathon Canada’s fastest?

November 1st, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Not only is this speedy marathon course the fastest in Canada, it routinely ranks among the top in North America for highest percentage of Boston Qualifiers.


Registration dates for 2017 Boston Marathon announced

July 7th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Destination Race, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The 121st Boston Marathon will be held on Monday, April 17, 2017. Registration opens on Monday, September 12th, 2016.


New study: Why a fast start can cause a slow finish

March 5th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Runs & Races, Science | No Comments »

It’s hard to not get caught up in the excitement of a race start, but going out too fast can lead to a slow finish over long distances.