The hound of the boardwalk: My mid-run kiss attack encounter with a fierce lab

December 7th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Talk about a close call…


Could Lazarus Lake really be planning a cross-country trek?

October 30th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Could the mastermind behind the infamous Barkley Marathons have a cross-country run in his future?  Lazarus Lake is easily one of the kookiest characters in the running world in general and the trail world […]


Will the barefoot fad make a comeback with these weird sticker socks?

June 14th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Wait, is barefoot running coming back?


17 Canadian trail running accounts to follow on Instagram

April 8th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Into the trail running scene in Canada? Here’s a selection of accounts to follow on Instagram.


Canada’s 15 must-run trail races for 2017

March 31st, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Canada 150, Trail Running | 11 Comments »

Here’s an updated rundown of Canada’s must-do trail races you will want to run, either this year or in the coming years.


Go the distance: Training tips for finishing your first ultra-marathon

February 21st, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in Canadian Trails, CRM Training Plans, Runs & Races, Trail Gear, Trail Races, Trail Running, Training | No Comments »

  An ultra-marathon is any event longer than the traditional marathon distance—42.2K. Some are as “short” as 50K while others are 100K, 100 miles (161K) or even more. And while running an ultra may seem […]


You may soon be able to run between NYC and Canada on a continuous trail

January 14th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | 1 Comment »

A new proposed multi-use trail system, the Empire State Trail, in New York would connect Manhattan and Canada’s border by 2020.


Karl Meltzer breaks Appalachian Trail record, runs 3,525 kilometres in 45 days

September 18th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

American Karl Meltzer bettered the previous Appalachian Trail record as he finished the lengthy run in the early hours of Sept. 18.


VIDEO: Breathtaking trail running footage at the Sleeping Giant in Ontario

September 16th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos, Trail Running, Training | 1 Comment »

The Sleeping Giant just outside of Thunder Bay, Ont. was voted as one of the seven wonders of Canada and is an ideal spot for trail running.


VIDEO: The hidden trail running paradise of Fernie, B.C.

September 10th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in On the Run In ..., Runs & Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

Known more as a ski town, Fernie, B.C., located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, turns into a trail running paradise in the summer months.


Canada nears completion of world’s longest recreational trail system

September 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running, Training | No Comments »

Canada’s Great Trail is more than 85 per cent complete and is expected to be finished in 2017 as the world’s largest recreational trail system.


Out on the trail, I managed to abandon my worries

July 12th, 2016 by Susan Farrelly | Posted in 12 races in 12 months, Blogs, Trail Races, Trail Running | 2 Comments »

A few weeks ago, Susan was worrying about what would happen during her first-ever trail race but when absorbing the gorgeous scenery, the fear fell away.