Ottawa race director inducted into Ottawa Sport Hall of Fame

June 2nd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ottawa’s John Halvorsen directed his last Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon last Sunday, and was inducted into the Ottawa Sport Hall of Fame on Friday, May 31


Julie-Anne Staehli wins Emilie’s Run, named after late Canadian Olympian

September 24th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The annual Ottawa race is held in memory of Emilie Mondor, the first Canadian woman to go sub-15:00 in the 5,000m


Ottawa runner rescues men who capsized canoe in “life-or-death” situation

April 25th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Brian Schmidt went into the ice-cold water to save two men from drowning, and then finished his Sunday long run


Registration opens for Canada’s largest running event: Ottawa Race Weekend

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

Registration for Canada’s largest race is now open. Runners keen on running the course can enter to run anything from 5K to the marathon.


Run Ottawa offering an introduction to snowshoe running

January 3rd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Training | 1 Comment »

Run Ottawa, in partnership with the City of Ottawa and Mad Trapper Racing, is offering four introduction lessons to snowshoe running.