The 12 wackiest, strangest and most impressive moments in the history of Ottawa Race Weekend

November 16th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

You may know the Ottawa Marathon for the large crowds it draws, but each year there’s some kooky characters and crazy moments that make the race that much more special


Exotic race destination: A year-end victory lap in the Caribbean

November 8th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Hang out with Canadian Olympians and soak up Barbados’ island vibe


The SeaWheeze experience: Canada’s must-do half-marathon

November 2nd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Where in the past, marathons and half-marathons might have brought forth only the most competitive speedsters in the pack, now we have these races that draw us more for the tourism value they offer. Time bets are off, if we want them to be.


One workout: The post-flight shakeout run

October 31st, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

If travelling to your destination race zaps your energy, this one’s for you


Secure your #MiamiFamous moment at next year’s marathon

October 27th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

By the end of January, a flight to Miami will be sounding real nice


The case of my stolen port-a-potty

October 3rd, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes | 1 Comment »

Every race director has their fair share of stories of something going wrong. This year, the director of Maritime Race Weekend had a port-a-potty go missing…


Destination Race: Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon

October 3rd, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Destination Race | No Comments »

It’s easy to see why the Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon has remained a popular destination race for the past three decades