Brenda Martinez gets Worlds medal upgrade and bonus, six years later

September 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Martinez is finally getting a medal upgrade and a trip to Doha that she earned in 2013


WATCH: 66-year-old sprinter who’s probably faster than you

September 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Meet Steve Peters, Britain’s greatest masters sprinter


Dave Proctor announces a second cross-Canada speed record attempt

September 15th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The world and Canadian record-holder and Outrun Rare founder plans to try again on May 18, 2020, this time starting in Newfoundland


Malindi Elmore smashes Eastside 10K course record ahead of Olympic trials

September 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Elmore breaks Wodak’s course record by 20 seconds at Vancouer’s Eastside 10K


Introducing the most competitive marathon you’ve never heard of

September 13th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Marathon Grand Championship is the first-ever Japanese Olympic marathon trials. It boasts insanely deep fields and is running tomorrow evening


Ottawa marathon champion Girma accepts, then declines, STWM

September 12th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Girma changes her mind about racing STWM, meanwhile the race welcomes 2016 Boston Marathon champion and Olympian Lemi Berhanu Hayle and American marathoner Becky Wade


Jenny Simpson wins her eighth 5th Ave Mile in event record

September 8th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Simpson sets a new course record and wins the 5th Ave Mile for a record-breaking 8th time


Brigid Kosgei sets course record at Great North Run

September 8th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Kosgei sets a new course record and Farah wins his sixth consecutive race


Gabriela DeBues-Stafford sets 7th Canadian record of 2019

September 6th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

DeBues-Stafford continues the season of her life setting her seventh Canadian record of 2019


Caster Semenya signs with South African soccer team

September 6th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Semenya could be stepping away from the track


Calgary Marathon weekend adds 50K relay event for 2020

September 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

And registrations for the Roundup, in which runners race the 5K plus any other distance of their choosing, are expected to double for 2020


Melissa Bishop-Nriagu joins coaching staff at University of Windsor

September 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Bishop-Nriagu, who hopes to represent Canada at her third Olympic Games in 2020, takes on a new role as assistant distance coach in the wake of cross-country coach Gary Malloy’s recent passing