Better late than never!

April 22nd, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | No Comments »

Finally after months of searching, last year’s results have turned up. Next week, these runners will all get a hand-written congratulations.


Knock, knock… anyone home?

April 10th, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | No Comments »

Give me freedom and a bunch of giveaways, and I can make any runner’s day…


Maritime Race Weekend’s big secret is out!

March 31st, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | 9 Comments »

You have 48 hours. Annnnnd go!


Learning the ropes of successful race promotion

February 10th, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | No Comments »

As the director of Maritime Race Weekend, Michelle Kempton is always looking for fresh and exciting ways to promote her race.


Behind the scenes: How Maritime Race Weekend creates their famous medals

February 3rd, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs, Destination Race, Runs & Races | 5 Comments »

Maritime Race Weekend isn’t schedule to run until September. But race director Michelle Kempton works year-round. Right now, she’s busy collaborating with the illustrator who designs her medals.


Racing and running event trends to watch for in 2017

February 1st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, The Scene | No Comments »

Three esteemed race directors share their insight into the evolving nature of road races and running events


My meeting with the province’s Finance Minister

January 27th, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | No Comments »

In a recent, unexpected turn of events, race director Michelle Kempton got to meet with her province’s finance minister.


Help pick this year’s Maritime Race Weekend swag

January 9th, 2017 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | 8 Comments »

Submit your feedback for the 2017 Maritime Race Weekend swag and be entered for a chance to win Tartan Twosome race registration.


Sign up for Maritime Race Weekend before 2017, potentially win trip to Toronto Waterfront 10K

December 30th, 2016 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | No Comments »

Sign up for one of Canada’s best destination races, get a chance to win a trip to Toronto to race along the water.


Expecting the unexpected at Maritime Race Weekend

December 16th, 2016 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | 2 Comments »

Every year something unexpected happens at her race. This year, she had less than 24 hours to locate a last minute fire fighter crew and truck.


PHOTOS: Good times on the East Coast at 2016 Maritime Race Weekend

September 17th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Destination Race, Runs & Races | No Comments »

One of Eastern Canada’s most popular road races was held on Friday and Saturday as Maritime Race Weekend hosted runners in the Halifax area.


We just got hitched!

July 8th, 2016 by Michelle Kempton | Posted in Behind the Scenes, Blogs | No Comments »

OK so Michelle Kempton has big news to tell everyone…