The Shakeout Podcast: Arctic researcher turned Olympian: Gen Lalonde’s victorious return to XC

November 29th, 2018 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

New Brunswick native Geneviève Lalonde threw her arms up in triumph as she crossed the finish line at the Canadian Cross-Country Championships last weekend. Better known for her exploits on the track–she is an […]


Guelph welcomes first-ever Canadian Track and Field Centre of Excellence

July 28th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Athletics Canada, University of Guelph and Speed River Track Club have joined forces to welcome the first-ever Canadaian Center of Excellence


Geneviève Lalonde’s race that changed everything

March 13th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

Geneviève Lalonde tells us about the moment that made her fall in love with running


STWM Athlete Profile: Getting to know John W. Mason

October 15th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in STWM 2017 | No Comments »

These are the top Canadian talents competing for the national marathon championships at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Oct. 22


BackRoads London, a new running store with a hoppy twist

March 31st, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Aaron Hendrikx and Emily Yungblut are the brains behind BackRoads London, a running and outdoors store set to open this summer in southern Ontario.


The 2017 Chilly Half-Marathon and Frosty 5K rundown

March 5th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Get the rundown from Sunday’s Chilly Half-Marathon and Frosty 5K, part of one of Canada’s most popular winter races, in Burlington, Ont. (Photo: Suzanne Parrot.)


The psychology of making and keeping New Year’s resolutions

January 3rd, 2017 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Beginners, CRM Training Plans, Experts, Health & Nutrition, Q&A, Running for Weight Loss, Training | No Comments »

We talk to Speed River’s sports psychologist about setting and sticking to running-related goals and resolutions.


Krista DuChene changing up training with new coach for 2017

December 7th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

With a new calendar year and a big birthday coming up, Krista DuChene is also announcing a fresh start with a new coach.


By the numbers: Trevor Hofbauer’s drive to make his dreams a reality

December 6th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Elite Q+A, Profiles | No Comments »

Trevor Hofbauer, the bronze medallist at the 2016 Canadian Cross-Country Championships, and his will to make his Olympic dreams a reality. “That goal will turn into a reality.” (Photo: Peter Stokes.)


Injuries behind him, Reid Coolsaet to “feel out pace” at Fukuoka Marathon

December 2nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Could the national men’s marathon record be in jeopardy Sunday? Canada’s Reid Coolsaet, the country’s second fastest ever over the distance, will be running the Fukuoka Marathon in Japan. (Photo: Canada Running Series.)


Why I can’t sacrifice a payday to run for my country in 2017

November 8th, 2016 by Reid Coolsaet | Posted in Features, The Scene | No Comments »

“There will always be a few deserving athletes on the outside looking in.”


Two-time Olympian Reid Coolsaet to run the 2016 Fukuoka Marathon

October 31st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canada’s fastest active marathon runner and second fastest of all-time, Reid Coolsaet, will run the 2016 Fukuoka Marathon on Dec. 4.