Trail running clubs across Canada

November 8th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Who are you running with this weekend? Explore new trails with likeminded people with one of these groups.


5 seasonal tips for fall trail running

October 24th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Trail and ultrarunning coach Jacob Puzey explains what to do this shoulder season


MEC trail video series: Mastering proper trail running technique

May 9th, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Running videos, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

Trail running requires a unique combination of skills and technique. We chat with MEC ambassador Jim Willet who helps break down the basics


Five ways to master muddy spring trails

April 26th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

In spring, it’s everywhere. Here’s how to embrace and succeed at running in the mud


The complete MEC trail video series

September 15th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Running videos, Trail Running | No Comments »

Watch and rewatch all the episodes in this five-part MEC Trail Video Series on all things trail running


MEC trail video series: Need-to-know points for your trail race prep

September 8th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Running videos, Trail Running | No Comments »

Tune in to watch our segment on getting all set for your trail race


MEC trail video series: Planning and executing an all-day trail running adventure

August 28th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Running videos, Trail Running | No Comments »

We catch up with Chris Chapman of MEC Ottawa who outlines how to plan and prepare for an all-day or multi-day trail adventure


How to qualify for UTMB racing in Canada

August 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Features, Trail Races | No Comments »

The Canadian trail races currently eligible for Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc qualifying


MEC trail video series: Essential trail running gear and apparel

August 10th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

In this MEC trail video, Canadian Running heads to MEC North York to get equipped with essential trail running gear and apparel


MEC trail video series: An introduction to trail running

August 2nd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Our Race Guide editor, Dan Way, was joined by Nat Korol, Salomon ambassador and trail runner. Together they introduce some of the basics of hitting the trails.


A day in the life of an elite ultrarunner

June 26th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Features, Trail Runner Profiles | No Comments »

CLIF Bar athlete Adam Campbell breaks down his workouts, nutritional choices and how he maintains balance as an elite trail runner and lawyer in Calgary