Strava reports that run-commuting is up by 70 per cent globally over last year

November 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Run-commuting’s popularity is soaring globally. Unfortunately, Canada isn’t even in the top 7 countries for run-commuting


How many calories does run commuting burn?

September 24th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

We looked at, on average, how much money would be saved and how many extra calories would be burned over the course of a year if running became a daily mode of transportation


Stories from the run commute: “I ran through my pregnancy. Now, I run to work to be a better mom and get time to myself”

March 22nd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 5 Comments »

In order to be a responsible parent but also get time to herself, Jesse Arnup Blondin runs to work.


Stories from the run commute: “I bring snowshoes on my Montreal route”

February 16th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Though his dad run commuted all his life, it’s only now that the father-son duo exchange tips and stories from the run commute.


Stories from the run commute: “Running to work brings out my sense of adventure.”

November 25th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

As someone who loves outdoor activities like camping and hiking, Alexandre Rouillard finds that the run commute brings out that sense of adventure on a daily basis.


Stories from the run commute: “I run because my family told me that girls shouldn’t”

November 11th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Growing up, Fatima Cabral’s family told her that sports were for the boys. It inspired her to go against that message and start to run.


Stories from the run commute: “In the morning, I race Vancouver’s SkyTrain.”

October 12th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

Jerod Killick wakes up every morning eager to run below the SkyTrain in Vancouver. In running to work, he has lost a ton of weight and become a more calm and balanced person.


Stories from the run commute: “I started running to work in 1979”

August 9th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

In the years spanning from 1979 to 2000, if a downtown Toronto Bay Street dweller peeled back the curtains soon after midnight and kept their eyes on the sidewalks, they’d be sure to see […]


How I blended fitness and work life

June 15th, 2016 by Susan Farrelly | Posted in 12 races in 12 months, Blogs | No Comments »

At the start of the year, Susan committed to running. Now, half-way through her project, she’s making sure that work isn’t an excuse not to run. She does this by planning fitness activities with her coworkers.


VIDEO: “Run commuting to work just sets you up for a really great day.”

June 9th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Emma Jenkin run commutes to and from work every day in downtown Toronto. Why is the run commute so efficient and how should other runners make the switch?


Stories from the run commute: “I lost 100 pounds by running trails to work.”

June 1st, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Run Commuting, Runs & Races, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

The run home used to be tough to get through. Not only has he managed to lose 100 pounds, but Andre Lessard has also completed two Boston Marathons and is running his third this […]


Run commuting in style: Testing out a record-breaking Ministry of Supply suit

April 29th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos, Training | No Comments »

We put the performance-based Ministry of Supply suit to the test recently in Toronto to see how the menswear product would fare on a run.