Why the Manitoba Marathon may be Canada’s most underrated Boston qualifier

April 13th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Qualify for Boston, or run your fastest 42K to date, at the 2017 Manitoba Marathon in Winnipeg, one of the flattest courses in the country.


List of marathons to run in the Prairies in 2017

March 21st, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Experience the Prairie provinces, from the mountains to the flats, with a selection of 12 marathons in 2017.


Manitoba Marathon moves finish line to football stadium

November 30th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

A major change for the 2017 event will see the race’s finish line moved to the goal line of a CFL football stadium


High school standout Victoria Tachinski commits to Penn State University

November 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Winnipeg’s Victoria Tachinski, one of Canada’s top middle-distance high school recruits, details her decision to attend Pennsylvania State University in 2017.


Seven sensational autumn running events in central Canada

August 31st, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

As part of our series highlighting some of the most popular, scenic and race-worthy events this fall, here are seven spectacular running events taking place in Central Canada.


More than 10,000 runners kick off Father’s Day with the Manitoba marathon

June 19th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Manitoba marathon, the province’s largest road running event, took place on Father’s Day Sunday in Winnipeg.


16-year-old beats a field of pros and collegiates, smashes Canadian youth record

June 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Winnipeg’s Victoria Tachinski, 16, defeated a field of pros and collegiates at the Music City Distance Carnival on Saturday setting a new Canadian record (Photo via Instagram).


Polar Bear Marathon rerouted because of polar bears

December 1st, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Events, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The third annual Polar Bear Marathon needed to have one of its distances rerouted because the bears got a little too close. The Churchill, Man., event hosts a half-marathon, a marathon and an ultramarathon, […]