Tag: summer olympics
The Abbott Dash 5K is a buildup to Sunday’s New York City Marathon
Watch out runners, you could be passed by a walker, Olympian Evan Dunfee, on Sunday at the BMO Vancouver Marathon.
“Embrace your body type and always just try to be the best possible version of yourself,” Phylicia George says, in part, in an Instagram post dated March 2.
Markham, Ont. mayor Frank Scarpitti presented Andre De Grasse his own street sign as the three-time Olympic medallist will have a local road named after him.
Two of Canada’s long-distance Olympic runners were invited to the Calgary Stampeders football game on Sunday after racing in Rio.
Canadians Eric Gillis and Reid Coolsaet had great runs in the men’s marathon at the Rio Olympics. Here are the numbers behind their races.
Evan Dunfee, a Canadian 50K racewalker who was involved in a mid-race incident at the Olympics, posted a photo of him and his Japanese rival.
Canadians Eric Gillis and Reid Coolsaet both ran superb races at the Olympics in the men’s marathon finishing in the top-25.
Canadian Melissa Bishop set a new national record in the women’s 800m on Saturday at the Rio Olympics and her fans couldn’t be prouder.
Mo Farah won the men’s 5,000m at the Rio Olympics but there were initially three disqualifications that caused controversy.
Melissa Bishop ran a national record for Canada in the women’s 800m final at the Olympics running 1:57.02 to finish in fourth place (photo: COC).
Canada Olympic House in Rio is hosting a viewing party for the Tragically Hip’s final concert from Kingston, Ont. on Saturday night.