Evan Dunfee to walk Vancouver Marathon…and likely beat most runners

May 6th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Watch out runners, you could be passed by a walker, Olympian Evan Dunfee, on Sunday at the BMO Vancouver Marathon.


Two-time Olympian Phylicia George’s Instagram post goes viral

March 6th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Training | No Comments »

“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.


Fastest road in Canada? Andre De Grasse gets his own street in hometown

September 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

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.


Olympians get star treatment at Calgary Stampeders football game

August 30th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016, The Scene | No Comments »

Two of Canada’s long-distance Olympic runners were invited to the Calgary Stampeders football game on Sunday after racing in Rio.


A look at the numbers: Eric Gillis and Reid Coolsaet in the Olympic marathon

August 22nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016, Runs & Races | No Comments »

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 posts heartwarming photo with rival after controversial race

August 22nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

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.


Eric Gillis finishes a brilliant 10th, Reid Coolsaet in the top-25 in Olympic marathon

August 21st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Canadians Eric Gillis and Reid Coolsaet both ran superb races at the Olympics in the men’s marathon finishing in the top-25.