Visually-impaired relay team completes Canadian Death Race

August 8th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Five visually-impaired triathletes from Ottawa took on an extreme challenge when they entered one of the most difficult ultras on the Canadian trailrunning calendar. They covered every inch of the course, with no injuries


How to crew for an ultrarunner, by a Barkley finisher

July 11th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Crewing for an ultrarunner is a very specialized task. Here are John Kelly’s tips


Sinister 7 through the eyes (and Instagram posts) of 2018’s top female

July 9th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Arden Young of Calgary tops the women’s field in her first 100-miler


Sinister 7: One of Canada’s toughest races

July 6th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Sinister 7 is an extreme test of physical and mental strength, and it all starts tomorrow


Three Canadians to watch at Western States 100

June 13th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Canadians Devin Featherstone, Ailsa Macdonald and Stan Wiens share their thoughts about this year’s edition of the world’s oldest 100-miler


2017 Golden Shoe Awards: Trail Runner of the Year – Ailsa MacDonald

December 18th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Her performance at Sinister 7 inspired racers, volunteers and spectators, leading MacDonald to receive a standing ovation at the awards ceremony the next day


Ailsa MacDonald beats entire field at Sinister 7 in first 100-miler

July 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Races | No Comments »

The St. Albert, Alta. beat second-place by more than 90 minutes breaking 19 hours for the challenging 160K ultramarathon


For competition and camaraderie: Canada’s top ten running relay races

May 16th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Boston2015, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

You’ll want to find a friend (or ten) and sign up for one of these truly epic Canadian running relay events


Calgary man gets lost for 10 hours while training for ultramarathon

March 17th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Calgary’s Eli Yon was lost for more than 10 hours in early March following a navigation error while training for the Sinister 7 Ultra.