Jim Walmsley wins Hong Kong Fast 50 Miles, Krar DNF’s

February 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The 100K course was shortened to 50 miles (81K) and start line relocated shortly before the race

Krar wins 2018 Leadville Trail 100

August 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Krar returns to Leadville 100 for his second win and a sub-16 finish

Runners with depression: you’re in good company

August 15th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Health & Nutrition | No Comments »

Some of the most accomplished athletes in the world are not strangers to depression. Their openness and advocacy on the subject go a long way towards reducing the stigma around mental illness

Rob Krar wins on home soil at The North Face Endurance Challenge

July 18th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Races | No Comments »

The Canadian who will be running the Leadville 100 in Colorado in mid-August raced near his hometown over 50K on the weekend

Canada’s Rob Krar to race Leadville 100

June 23rd, 2017 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Trail Races | No Comments »

One of the world’s best ultrarunners is heading back to the legendary mountainous race in Colorado

17 Canadian trail running accounts to follow on Instagram

April 8th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Into the trail running scene in Canada? Here’s a selection of accounts to follow on Instagram.

Best beards of the running scene

February 7th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | 2 Comments »

Listen, this trend will no longer go ignored.

Video: Jim Walmsley’s crazy, breathtaking Grand Canyon record run

October 7th, 2016 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Some are calling this one of the great running performances of all-time. One thing is for sure after watching this video, the R2R2R is one crazy run.

Jim Walmsley breaks Canadian Rob Krar’s storied Grand Canyon records

October 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Ultrarunner Jim Walmsley bettered Canadian Rob Krar’s Grand Canyon rim-to-rim fastest known time, then turned around and set another record running back.

Western States 100 course gets 360-degree video footage of route

May 10th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Runners don’t just sign up for Western States. They must qualify by running an approved 100k or 100-mile race and throw their hat in the lottery with thousands of athletes vying for a slot. […]

Canadian Rob Krar featured in short film ‘Chasing the Distance’

January 6th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Hamilton, Ont. native Rob Krar, one of ultrarunning’s fastest runners, is featured, alongside his wife Christina Bauer, in Sierra Club’s newest short film Chasing the Distance. The four-minute film delves into the couple’s personal […]

Best tweets by Rob Krar’s beard

July 1st, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in CR Explains | No Comments »

That’s right, Rob Krar’s beard has its own twitter account, quite separate from Rob Krar’s own account. And Rob isn’t the person behind his beard’s social media savvy. Grew an inch last night. Might […]