Behind the startline: The challenges of race directing in the age of COVID-19

March 28th, 2020 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

COVID-19 has changed life as we know it. For runners, this means upending your spring racing plans and casting uncertainty on the fate of hundreds of events. This is very disappointing for participants, but […]


Inside the minds of race directors during COVID-19

March 26th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Race directors all over the world have been forced to make tough calls regarding their races following the coronavirus outbreak


Enter here to win an Under Armour Spring Run Off 2020 package

February 25th, 2020 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features, Runs & Races | No Comments »

How to win entry and a kit for one of Toronto’s favourite races


Rachel Hannah and Tristan Woodfine are Canada Running Series champs for 2019

December 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Stellar performances at CRS’s various races across Canada put Hannah and Woodfine at the top of the heap, each of them for the second time


The Shakeout Podcast: How Mark Hanlon redefined his limits at the Under Armour Eastside 10K

September 26th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

The 6th annual Under Armour Eastside 10K kicked off two weeks ago. Nearly 2500 runners charged through downtown Vancouver en route to fast times and tons of fun. One of those runners was UA Eastside […]


Magdalyne Masai to race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

July 25th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Wife to New Zealand’s Jake Robertson and sister to many successful distance runners, Masai brings a PB of 2:26 and a strong distance running pedigree


STWM reveals 30th anniversary race shirt

July 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

This year’s metallic design celebrates 30 years for the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon


The Rundown: Cam Levins guest-hosts as we talk Diamond League, Winnipeg Marathon, Leadville Trail Marathon, and more!

June 19th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

This week on The Rundown we’re joined by Canadian marathon record-holder and Olympian Cam Levins. Cam helps us break down the news and results of the week from the track, trails and road. We […]


New gender categories for Toronto races

June 5th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Here’s how some of the big race and timing organizations are addressing issues of gender identification


Shakeout Podcast: Alex Hutchinson, Dayna Pidhoresky and Dave Reid Unpack Toronto’s Spring Run Off

April 5th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

The Spring Run Off (SRO) is Toronto’s oldest continuously-held road race. 42 years ago, the Etobicoke Huskies track club started the SRO as a fundraiser. Now organized by the Canada Running Series, the 5km […]


Reid Coolsaet and Leslie Sexton are 2018 CRS champs

December 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Two veterans of Canadian running racked up the most points in Canada Running Series races this year


Watch the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2018 full broadcast

November 6th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Here’s your chance to re-live the events of October 21 in the comfort of your living room