Top 10 race signs

October 17th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Some race signs are sardonic reflections of the era we live in. And some are just funny


The Shakeout Podcast: The Rookie, The Veteran and The Future of Canadian Marathoning

October 16th, 2018 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is this week, and ahead of the main event, we sat down with two of the biggest Canadian names in the race


Mohamed Aagab wins SSQ Quebec City Marathon

October 14th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Today at the SSQ Quebec City Marathon, a healthy invitation from Brunet, Mohamed Aagab of Morocco was the winner in a time of 2:28:30


Melanie Myrand surprised herself at Chicago in the best way possible

October 9th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Melanie Myrand took a whopping five minutes off of her personal best in Chicago last weekend, beating some of her running idols and finishing in 9th


The Shakeout Podcast: Lessons in Ageing

October 9th, 2018 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Masters women defy age and gender norms


Here’s how much of a head start you’d need to beat Kipchoge

September 25th, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Crunching the numbers | No Comments »

Would you even be half-way? See how far behind you’d be of Kipchoge when he ran his world record marathon in Berlin


Some races still use gun time as “official” time. Here’s why

September 13th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

The “gun time v. chip time” debate has mostly been settled, but for marathoners it can be disconcerting to see your gun time listed as your “official time”


Making a mantra that works

September 12th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Expert Tips, Racing, Training | No Comments »

A mantra, formulated in advance of a long race, can be just the thing that keeps you going


Rachel Hannah’s marathon workout will help you set the pace

September 4th, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Expert Tips, Training | No Comments »

With your upcoming marathon now just weeks away, it’s time to focus your efforts and put in some solid training. Rachel Hannah has established herself as one of Canada’s top female marathoners with a […]


Gwen Jorgensen is racing Chicago

August 27th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

This will be Jorgensen’s first marathon since committing to professional running full-time


Fall marathon season set to start across Canada

August 14th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Edmonton Marathon is set to unofficially kick off the fall marathon race season this coming weekend. And while we realize it’s still summer for several more weeks, between now and November, you can be […]


European marathon champion wins despite nose bleed

August 13th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Mazuronak won the European Championships after suffering a nose bleed which began in the early stages of her race