Nine verbally abusive comments drivers make to runners

July 11th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

There are certain comments nobody would ever make to a walker on the street, but the moment someone starts running, commentary is open-season


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


Triathlon great Chrissie Wellington wins age group, runs 2:49 at London Marathon

April 24th, 2017 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The four-time Ironman world champion ran the London Marathon for the second time in 2017.


Longest known run streak comes to an end after 52 years

January 30th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Ron Hill, who had not missed a day of running in more than 52 years, took a day off after falling ill putting an end to his incredible streak.


Race lingo and phrases every runner should know

January 16th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Beginners, CR Explains, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Whether you’re lining up for the first time or the 50th, here are some of the most common terms and phrases that you’re likely to overhear at your next race or running event. Pace: […]


VIDEO: Leisurely run turns into an all-out sprint from wild animal

November 15th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

A man and his dog were out for what appears to be a leisurely run when a wild animal ran onto the trail and began chasing the two.


Alberta runner catches alleged thief in chase, retrieves wife’s stolen bike

November 7th, 2016 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | 1 Comment »

Devin Woodland, a runner from Red Deer, Alta., chased down the alleged thief to get back his wife’s stolen bike.


Ultrarunner Kilian Jornet to chase Mount Everest speed record

September 3rd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Accomplished ultrarunner Kilian Jornet says that he wants to break the Mount Everest speed record in an attempt this month.


Death Cab for Cutie singer Ben Gibbard races B.C.’s Squamish 50

September 2nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

The lead singer for American indie rock band Death Cab for Cutie Ben Gibbard was one of the 237 runners to complete the Squamish 50 in August (photo: Brian McCurdy).


VIDEO: Race winner attempts to slap competitor in the face

July 31st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos, The Scene | No Comments »

Kenyan Silas Kipruto got fed up with a trailing runner at the Bix 7-miler in Davenport, Iowa on Saturday and attempted to slap him in the face.


VIDEO: This runner suffers more than just sore legs at a Belgium marathon…

July 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

Video has surfaced of a runner in Belgium being stopped in his tracks after he runs into a pole on the side of the road after taking a sharp turn on route.


Runner battles back from motorcycle crash to complete local Quebec 10K

June 10th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

After coming back from a motorcycle and a leg amputation, Louis-Franck Valade, a 42-year-old father from Carleton-sur-Mer, Que. completed a 10K on June 5.