Calum Neff sets his third stroller-pushing world record

March 2nd, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Neff ran 10K in under 32 minutes to set his third world record


Father and son break world record in half-marathon at Houston

January 23rd, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

First it was Olympian Tommy Hughes and his son breaking the world marathon record for father-son combined times, now Andrew and Matthew Leach have broken the half-marathon world record–and the two fathers have raced each other


Nick Symmonds runs fastest 400m in Crocs

January 16th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Symmonds went once around the track, in 55 seconds, while wearing Crocs


Robotic exoskeleton powers paralyzed man to marathon world record

January 14th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Adam Gorlitsky of Charleston, South Carolina used the ReWalk Robotic Exoskeleton to achieve a 33-hour marathon


Joggler Michal Kapral’s excellent year

December 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Canada’s most famous joggler set three new Guinness World Records this year (not all of them for joggling)


WATCH: David Rush’s most difficult Guinness World Record yet

November 25th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Could you run an 8:35 mile? Not an outrageous feat for most runners. (That’s around 5:20 per kilometre.) Could you do it while juggling? That might take some practice. Maybe a lot of practice. […]


Anthony Famiglietti runs a 4-minute treadmill mile–on his 41st birthday

November 14th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The 40-year-old who ran sub-4 with a dog has now done it on the treadmill, at 41


The Shakeout Podcast: World Records and Course Records on the Roads and Trails, and U Sport XC Conference Upsets

November 4th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

This week on The Rundown Maddy Kelly and Kate Van Buskirk bring you all the results and drama from the roads, trails and cross-country courses. RELATED: 1992 Olympic marathoner and son break world record […]


A man in a banana suit was a Toronto Marathon frontrunner

October 20th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Melvin Nyairo ran the world record for the fastest half-marathon dressed as a fruit


Michal Kapral sets world’s first 4-ball joggling 10K record–in paradise

October 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kapral, who visited the south-Asian island nation of Maldives for his latest joggling attempt, said it was the joggling experience of a lifetime


Backwards running: when running forwards is not an option

September 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

For Justine Galloway of San Diego, running backwards is not a gimmick, but a necessity


Inspiring world record attempts at Edmonton Half-Marathon

August 19th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Yesterday’s Edmonton Half-Marathon saw some inspiring efforts by a runner with an ostomy, a runner in full firefighting gear (including air tank and breathing apparatus), and a runner pushing her twins in a double stroller