Lane 6, Week 4: The head and the heart

June 4th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

All photos by: Aidas Odonelis The humid air had our 100-per-cent cotton Lane 6 T-shirts clinging to us as we waited on the Central Tech track for the kids to arrive. This would be our […]


Lane 6, Week 3: Finding their fast

May 11th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

All Photos by: Ruby Photo Studio Speed was the name of the game in the third week of the Lane 6 mentorship program, a collaborative effort between Canadian Running, Nike and Toronto Community Housing. […]


Week three of Lane 6 could well create Canada’s next great sprinters

May 8th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Week 3 of Lane 6 was all about sprinting. And needless to say, the kids loved every minute.


Lane 6, Week 2: Not quite ready for slow and steady

May 4th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

The weather gods were not kind during last Saturday’s Lane 6 session, the second of the six-week mentorship pilot program for Toronto’s at-risk youth. It was cold, rainy and all-around dreary that morning at […]


Lane 6 aims to inspire Canada’s next generation of runners

April 28th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Photos by Aidas Odonelis. Canadian Running in partnership with Nike Canada and Toronto Community Housing was super excited to see the launch of Lane 6, a pilot project that aims to provide at-risk youth with […]


Lane 6, Week 1: Toronto’s at-risk youth discover the joy of running

April 27th, 2018 by Lindsay MacAdam | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Running has given me so much over the years: goals to work towards, accomplishments to be proud of, failures to reflect on and friendships to last a lifetime. So when I heard that Canadian […]