Strava reports that run-commuting is up by 70 per cent globally over last year

November 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Run-commuting’s popularity is soaring globally. Unfortunately, Canada isn’t even in the top 7 countries for run-commuting


Stories from the run commute: “My morning run makes me the best teacher I can be.”

May 9th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

John Graber works as a middle school teacher and has been a run commuter for ten years. Here, he explains why his run is the most important part of his day.


Stories from the run commute: “I ran through my pregnancy. Now, I run to work to be a better mom and get time to myself”

March 22nd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 5 Comments »

In order to be a responsible parent but also get time to herself, Jesse Arnup Blondin runs to work.


Stories from the run commute: “I bring snowshoes on my Montreal route”

February 16th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Though his dad run commuted all his life, it’s only now that the father-son duo exchange tips and stories from the run commute.


Stories from the run commute: “I ran trails before monitoring the stock market all day”

November 18th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Working in finance, Carlee Price was accustomed to 10-hour work days keeping a close eye on the markets all day. When it came to marathon training, she didn’t have a lot of time left over so she began run-commuting to and from work.


Stories from the run commute: “I run because my family told me that girls shouldn’t”

November 11th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Growing up, Fatima Cabral’s family told her that sports were for the boys. It inspired her to go against that message and start to run.


Stories from the run commute: “In the morning, I race Vancouver’s SkyTrain.”

October 12th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | 2 Comments »

Jerod Killick wakes up every morning eager to run below the SkyTrain in Vancouver. In running to work, he has lost a ton of weight and become a more calm and balanced person.


VIDEO: “Run commuting to work just sets you up for a really great day.”

June 9th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Run Commuting, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Emma Jenkin run commutes to and from work every day in downtown Toronto. Why is the run commute so efficient and how should other runners make the switch?


Stories from the run commute: “I lost 100 pounds by running trails to work.”

June 1st, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Run Commuting, Runs & Races, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

The run home used to be tough to get through. Not only has he managed to lose 100 pounds, but Andre Lessard has also completed two Boston Marathons and is running his third this […]


Stories from the run commute: “My run commute led to a career change.”

February 16th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Running to work led to this Montreal runner giving a TED Talk and writing a book on the subject. Six years later, Joan Roch’s photos from the run commute are about to hit shelves.  Oldies – […]


Stories from the run commute: “Running to and from work helps me be a better dad.”

January 22nd, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Mornings start early. By 6:45 a.m., when many are just getting up, Dave Clark is already on the roads on his way to work. Clark lives in the west end of Toronto and his […]