Kinsey Middleton and Malindi Elmore to contest Canadian Olympic marathon trials at STWM

July 11th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The two Canadian women have run almost identical marathon debuts in the last nine months, and both are seeking a spot on Canada’s Olympic team going to Tokyo


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


Gene Dykes’ M70 record invalid, Whitlock’s stands

December 24th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Due to the Jacksonville Marathon not being a USATF-sanctioned event, Gene Dykes’ M70 marathon record cannot be ratified


Reid Coolsaet and Leslie Sexton are 2018 CRS champs

December 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Two veterans of Canadian running racked up the most points in Canada Running Series races this year


The Shakeout Podcast: Evan Dunfee and the 625km Race-Walk for Good

October 24th, 2018 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

KidSport Canada is a not-for-profit organization that offers financial assistance to help connect kids with sport. Evan Dunfee of Richmond, B.C. is an Olympic race-walker and KidSport ambassador. Throughout October, he’s on a mission to […]


Four Canadian events part of new, exclusive World Marathon Major age group series

September 5th, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Many are familiar with the World Marathon Majors comprising of six 42.2K events that include Boston, London, Tokyo, Chicago, Berlin and New York City. These races are considered by many to be the most […]


Leslie Sexton to run Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

August 15th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Sexton will defend her Canadian Championship at Scotiabank on October 21, but is aiming for a new PB


The Shakeout Podcast: A World Record Running Dad

June 17th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

World record holder Calum Neff creates a special bond with his daughters through stroller running.


Ditching the data: can you really train for a marathon goal without a watch?

April 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Few serious runners head out the door without a GPS, but is it really necessary?


The Shakeout Podcast: Racing Against the Clock to the Boston Marathon

March 5th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Soroush Hatami fights against the travel ban to run in this year’s Boston Marathon


Toronto runner in jeopardy of missing Boston due to Trump’s travel ban

February 14th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Soroush Hatami in a race against the clock to gain Canadian citizenship in hopes of running the 2018 Boston Marathon