Meet the 70-year-old who ran sub-3 at STWM 2018

October 22nd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Gene Dykes of Philadelphia didn’t break Ed Whitlock’s age-group record at STWM yesterday, but he’s still the only other 70-year-old marathoner in the world to go sub-3


Age grading: how masters runners level the playing field

July 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Age grading gives us a way to appreciate just how good the extraordinary performances by seniors really are


Dunkerley, Parke, and Whitlock (jr.) help celebrate 20 years for Waterloo marathon

April 30th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Southern Ontario race offers new visually impaired and high school relay categories


Ditching the data: can you really train for a marathon goal without a watch?

April 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Few serious runners head out the door without a GPS, but is it really necessary?


Canadian Running’s most read stories of 2017

December 16th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Twelve of the most-read stories on Canadian Running magazine’s website in 2017


71-year-old breaks 5:30 in indoor mile world record

December 14th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The previous record fell at the Armory in New York City


Canadian Running’s most-liked (by you) photos of 2017

December 2nd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Shalane Flanagan’s New York City Marathon triumph tops the list


VIDEO: 80-year-old breaks 3:40 at Frankfurt Marathon

October 30th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

Klemens Wittig sneaks under 3:40 at the Frankfurt Marathon in a new European age-group record


How I’m drawing inspiration from my older running heroes who recently passed

October 24th, 2017 by Tara Campbell | Posted in Gotta Run!, STWM 2017 | No Comments »

When one writer feels her age is becoming a factor in her running, she looks at the older running heroes who paved the way


Nick Croker honours Ed Whitlock with legend’s most famous marathon time

October 22nd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in STWM 2017 | 1 Comment »

The Toronto runner was one of three pacers on Sunday to run Ed Whitlock’s famous record times as part of the city’s Waterfront Marathon


The Shakeout Podcast: The Story of Ed Whitlock’s Last Marathon

October 21st, 2017 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

One year after his 3:56:38 marathon, we tell the story of one of the greatest races in running history


VIDEO: A tribute to Ed Whitlock

October 20th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, STWM 2017 | No Comments »

A compilation of Ed Whitlock’s most famous Toronto Waterfront Marathon races in this three-minute tribute to “the master” as he was known