Ryan Smeeton uses insane kick to get second in NCAA steeplechase

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

While two runners were wiping out in the final 100m, Smeeton was moving from fifth to second place


New York Mini 10K to host US 10K championships this Saturday

June 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The prize purse for this year’s NYRR Mini 10K is USD $75,000


Kilian Jornet’s two Everest summits disputed in new book

June 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Adharanand Finn’s new book The Rise of the Ultra Runners includes Dan Howitt’s detailed analysis of Jornet’s 2017 Everest climbs


American sprinter blames tainted meat for positive drug test

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

There’s something in the beef


Two-hour marathon could be broken with injectable carbohydrates

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

Researchers suggest there needs to be major tech updates to break the two hour mark in the marathon


Gabriela DeBues-Stafford looking for four Canadian records in four races

June 5th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Will DeBues-Stafford get four records in four races? Will Knight run a huge pb in his Diamond League debut? Catch all the action tomorrow in Rome


New gender categories for Toronto races

June 5th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Here’s how some of the big race and timing organizations are addressing issues of gender identification


Jake Robertson’s twin to debut marathon at Gold Coast

June 3rd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

We’ll soon get to see what Zane (the other Robertson) can do in the marathon


Canadians who qualified for the NCAA Championships

June 2nd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canadians to watch for in this week’s NCAA Division I Championships


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


Lyndsay Tessier named to World Championship team for marathon

June 1st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

At age 41, Tessier has been named to her first national team


Melissa Bishop-Nriagu to race Speed River Inferno

June 1st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Attending OFSAA next Friday in Guelph? Stick around to watch Canadian record holder Melissa Bishop run her first 800m