Olympian Erin Teschuk wins NYC’s Dash to the Finish 5K

November 4th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in NYC Marathon | No Comments »

The Abbott Dash 5K is a buildup to Sunday’s New York City Marathon


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.


Canadians couldn’t be prouder of Melissa Bishop after fourth-place finish

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

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 Ahmed, originally DQed in Olympic 5,000m, has been reinstated

August 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

Mo Farah won the men’s 5,000m at the Rio Olympics but there were initially three disqualifications that caused controversy.


Melissa Bishop crushes Canadian record, narrowly misses 800m podium

August 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

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 bringing the Tragically Hip’s final concert to Rio

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

Canada Olympic House in Rio is hosting a viewing party for the Tragically Hip’s final concert from Kingston, Ont. on Saturday night.