This book may change your life, on and off the trails

November 27th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

“The Happy Runner” teaches us how unconditional self-acceptance is a recipe for running stronger and faster


VIDEO: Alex Cyr’s top five running books

September 26th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Alex Cyr is a St. FX alumnus and the author of Runners of the Nish: A Season in the Sun, Rain, Hail and Hell


The Shakeout Podcast: Is Endurance All In Your Head?

July 23rd, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Sports science journalist Hutchinson explores the limits of human performance through personal experiences.


The Shakeout Podcast: Alex Hutchinson Uncovers the Mystery of Endurance

February 26th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | 1 Comment »

Sports science journalist Hutchinson explores the limits of human performance through personal experiences.


Review: Endure by Alex Hutchinson

February 14th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

Endure is broken down into elegant and somewhat discreetly readable chapters, always finding a way back to Nike’s Breaking2 project


10 books for your running friend(s) this Christmas

December 20th, 2017 by Alex Cyr | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

This list of captivating autobiographies and timeless classics should make it easier for you to shop for that reading runner in your life


Why What Made Maddy Run is an important book that all runners should read

October 25th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

Kate Fagan’s book about the struggles of student-athlete Madison Holleran is a must-read running book


Book excerpt: First Ladies of Running

March 8th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

Amby Burfoot is the 1968 winner of the Boston Marathon and a prominent running journalist. In his book First Ladies of Running, he profiles the stories of 22 female athletes from the 1960’s through […]


Motivational books to read before the run

September 19th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | 2 Comments »

We tell you what to eat before the run, how to hydrate and how to warm up. Now we’re giving you some page-turners that will boost motivation before the run!  No Sweat by Michelle […]


The Illegal: New Lawrence Hill book focuses on running

September 4th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

One of Canada’s most prized authors, Lawrence Hill is out with a new book this fall that follows the life of a runner. The Illegal hits shelves on Sept. 8 and is already going […]


Books to get runners moving

August 28th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running Gear, Training | No Comments »

This season, we’ve been rounding up best book to stock your shelf. Not so into reading? Books that serve as guides or motivational training logs are important for runners even if they aren’t so […]


Top reads for runners

August 16th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

What better to do in the middle of summer than chill out and read about your favourite sport? This summer, we’ve been rounding up some of our favourite running-themed books to give readers suggestions […]