Niagara Falls Marathon highlights a busy end to the month of October

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

Numerous running events–many Halloween-themed–took place over the weekend but none bigger than the historic Niagara Falls International Marathon. RELATED: A brief history of the Niagara Falls Marathon In the event’s signature marathon, David Savard Gagnon […]


Discover Ontario with these awesome autumn running events

September 1st, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Ontario offers an abundance of autumn running events and races that offer exceptional organization, scenic courses and unforgettable experiences.


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.


Women lead the way at Toronto Women’s 5K and 10K on Saturday

August 27th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Women set the pace at the Toronto Women’s 5K and 10K, the second installment in the three-race series, on Saturday in Sunnybrook Park.


Runners race the tides at annual ‘Not Since Moses’

August 22nd, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, Canadian Trails, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Once a year hundreds of runners & walkers flock to Five Islands, N.S. for the opportunity to race across the bottom of the Bay of Fundy.


Competitors bake but don’t break at Ontario’s EndurRun

August 15th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, RaceGuide, Runs & Races, Trail Running | 2 Comments »

An event that spans eight days and includes 160K of racing, the EndurRun is a stage race that has been called the ‘Tour de France’ of running.


Canada Day runs and races to celebrate all things Canadian

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

Canada Day is a celebration of all the things our great country has to offer. For many runners, lacing up for their local Canada Day run/race is the best way to commemorate the occasion.


Banff marathon changes race route to avoid local wolf pack

June 18th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Destination Race, Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

The Banff marathon, which takes place on June 19, announced that two of its races will have a different route because of wolf activity in the area.


Ottawa Race Weekend has arrived: What you need to know

May 26th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend is the largest running event in Canada with some 40,000 participants taking part in six races over the course of two days. Starting Thursday and continuing through Saturday, the expo […]


The Oatmeal’s Beat the Blerch series is road racing like you’ve never seen before

April 23rd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The Oatmeal, a popular cartoon site created by Matthew Inman, is hosting a three-race series which defies everything you thought you knew about road racing.


Why are Canadian runners so good at Tough Mudder events?

April 22nd, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Destination Race, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Why are Canadian runners so good at the Tough Mudder? We have a few ideas about why Canadians have the leg up against the other competitors…


UJA’s Run with Israel offers exciting new 8K in downtown Toronto

April 19th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Race Guide, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Toronto’s newest running event offers a unique 8K distance that is perfect for those looking to make the jump from 5 to 10K.  The UJA’s Run with Israel will take place on Sunday May […]