Félix-Antoine Lapointe, entraîneur haute performance de la fédération québécoise d’athlétisme, n’avait que 22 ans en 2010 quand il est entré en charge au Rouge et Or de l’Université Laval en athlétisme et en cross-country. Sous sa tutelle à l’époque: des coureurs dans presque la même tranche d’âge en Charles Philibert-Thiboutot, Jean-Samuel Lapointe et Emmanuel Boisvert
Whether you’re dealing with injury, want to improve your diet or looking to achieve lofty goals, seeing a variety of running specialists can help improve your training
Reminiscing on my best cross-country coach: “He’ll always garner giggles from his athletes, even after grueling kilometer repeats.”
If you’ve spent time with Malloy, you’ve surely been a victim of his unrivaled whit. Laughter is always part of the schedule– whether it’s at his own or someone else’s expense.
As students return back to school and the cross-country season starts, Athletics Canada’s John Lofranco reflects on his high school coach.
South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk, the world record holder in the men’s 400m and Olympic champion, is coached by a 74-year-old great-grandmother.
Jessica Kuepfer was an injury-prone runner who felt she wasn’t reaching her true potential as an athlete. She hired a coach and just celebrated her first 12-month cycle without a single injury. She explores what training […]
Jessica Kuepfer was an injury-prone runner who felt she wasn’t reaching her true potential as an athlete. She hired a run coach last January and has just celebrated her first 12-month cycle without a single […]
September 17th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Less than a year before the Rio Olympics, Athletics Canada has fired two of their head sprint coaches. Wednesday evening sprint coaches Desai Williams and Anthony McCleary were removed from their positions heading Athletics […]
If you’re a person who runs regularly, you’ve likely heard about online coaching. It comes in a variety of forms but basically, runners who sign up, are getting their workout plans and daily reminders […]
March 24th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
A well-known Halfiax running coach, Cliff Matthews, died Sunday of an apparent heart attack in Kenya. He was 70. Matthews was in the East African country coaching Denise Robson, an elite masters marathoner from […]