Quarantine track meet videos are popular on social media

March 24th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Track and field athletes are finding ways to keep busy while stuck in their homes


IOC considering adjustments to Olympic qualification process

March 17th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

With 57 per cent of athletes already qualified, the IOC discourages speculation and encourages participants and hopefuls to be ready


What the spring racing season could look like for Olympic hopefuls

March 15th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The 2020 Olympic Games hasn’t been shut down, so runners will continue to train


What type of runner should you be?

February 19th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

New to running but don’t know which avenue to choose? Find out if you’re most suited for the trails, roads or tracks


The Shakeout Podcast: The Rundown for the week in review of February 17

February 17th, 2020 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Each Monday Canadian Running Staff writer Maddy Kelly and Shakeout host Kate Van Buskirk bring you a weekly recap from the exciting world of running. This is The Rundown. [06:19] Joshua Cheptegei smashed the […]


The Shakeout Podcast: The Rundown for the week of January 27

February 3rd, 2020 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

[00:30] ANOTHER Canadian half-marathon record fell over the weekend. Andrea Seccafien became the third woman in seven weeks to lower the record. The Kenyan federation named their Olympic marathon team, headlined by Eliud Kipchoge […]


Everything you need to know about the Pan Am Games

August 4th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

How to cheer for our Canadian athletes at the Pan Am Games


The Shakeout Podcast: Caster Semenya: Testosterone, the IAAF and the fight to run (Part 2)

June 17th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | 6 Comments »

Last month, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) released a verdict that has become one of the most hotly debated rulings in sport history. At the centre of this decision is one woman: […]


Olympian Gabriela Stafford: Making moves and smashing records

January 27th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Middle distance phenom Gabriela Stafford set 2 indoor Canadian records in the last 3 weeks. The University of Toronto student and Olympian ran 14:57.45 in the 5000m on January 4th, and 4:24.80 in the […]


The Shakeout Podcast: Canada’s Great Distance Runner

July 30th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Among a world-class field of runners, a young Canadian beats them all.


Ontario Masters meet highlights benefits of activity at all ages

July 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The 47th annual Ontario Masters Championships ran this weekend, July 28-29, from York Lions Stadium in Toronto


Europe knows track meets

July 23rd, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

On a Wednesday night, in a sleepy Belgian city, you can find thousands of people watching track, drinking, and enjoying themselves