The Shakeout Podcast: Why a Fun Run is a Serious Holiday Tradition

December 12th, 2017 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

On this week’s episode of the Shakeout, I share with you my bizarre holiday running tradition, which includes a fake beard, a love story, and hundred and hundreds of Santas


Canada’s largest all-Santa 5K by the numbers

December 7th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Burlington, Ont. 5K is Canada’s original and largest all-Santa Claus race


Festive attire on display at Toronto’s Holly Jolly Fun Run

November 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A collection of the most festive outfits from the Holly Jolly Fun Run, which preceded Toronto’s Santa Claus Parade


I was the only woman to don the Santa beard at my fun run and I’m proud of it

November 25th, 2016 by Susan Farrelly | Posted in 12 races in 12 months, Blogs | No Comments »

I ran a Santa race with a full beard and I’m proud of it.


Photos: Runners take to Vancouver’s Stanley Park for Big Elf Run

December 21st, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Runners in Vancouver convened at Stanley Park on Sunday for the first annual Big Elf Run where plenty of festive “elfies” were taken.


Six races, six incredible holiday-themed costumes

December 15th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Taking holiday-themed costumes to another level: From a nutcracker to a six-foot high fireplace, Chris Dunst talks creativity.


Santa Claus can run: Runner breaks world record in full suit

December 7th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A runner at the Philadelphia Marathon ran a world record for running a 2:54:02 decked out in a full Santa Claus costume.