Red Bull UK promotes active commuting

July 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Million Mile Commute, backed by the popular energy drink, aims to get commuters running or cycling to work


Pro triathlete Rachel McBride calls Red Bull 400 “One of most painful things I’ve ever done”

July 24th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Features, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Rachel McBride was the winner of last year’s Red Bull 400. Now, leading into the 2017 running of the event, she spills what makes for a successful run up this sheer drop.


One man’s comeback from near-death shows how vital the Wings for Life World Run really is

May 1st, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Andrew Cho is on the road to recovery and will participate in the Wings for Life World Run months after one of the most gripping sequences you will ever hear.


Karl Meltzer breaks Appalachian Trail record, runs 3,525 kilometres in 45 days

September 18th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

American Karl Meltzer bettered the previous Appalachian Trail record as he finished the lengthy run in the early hours of Sept. 18.


17-year-old Kieran Lumb sets world record at Whistler’s Red Bull 400

July 31st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Kieran Lumb, a 17-year-old runner from Vancouver, set a world record at the Red Bull 400, the world’s steepest 400m, in Whistler on Saturday.


More than 130,000 runners compete globally at Wings for Life World Run

May 8th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

More than 130,000 runners competed around the world in the Wings for Life World Run in a one-of-a-kind race including one in Niagara Falls, Ont.


65K wins Wings for Life World Run Niagara

May 4th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

By: Dan Dakin Most people will never run a single 20-minute 5km race. Blaine Penny, however, ran 13 of them Sunday. Maintaining a pace of 4:00 minutes per kilometres for more than four hours, […]


Ryan Sandes back to race Wings For Life World Run

April 7th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

Ryan Sandes is a South African trail runner. He has won all four of the 4 Deserts stage races and has won ultramarathons on every continent. He’ll be racing in and representing his hometown on […]


Red Bull Wings for Life World Run coming to Niagara Falls

January 23rd, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In their first year, Red Bull selected Saskatoon, Sask., as their Canadian city for the company’s unique Wings for Life World Run. In 2015, the Canadian leg of the international event will move to […]


Energy drinks found to cause harder heart contractions

December 3rd, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Health & Nutrition | 1 Comment »

You may want to think twice about picking up an energy drink next time you’re feeling groggy. A presentation on Monday, Dec. 2, at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America […]


New global race has finish line that chases you

November 7th, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

The founder of Red Bull is changing up the idea of the race. Dietrich Mateschitz and Heinz Kinigadner co-founded the Wings for Life research foundation, which is devoted to finding cures of spinal cord […]