Bandera 100K attracts top Canadian women

January 9th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Ailsa Macdonald and Arden Young will compete at the first Golden Ticket race of the year


The lucky Canucks who got into Western States for 2020

December 10th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Here are the Canadians going to the race they call the Super Bowl of ultrarunning


The Shakeout Podcast: The Rundown ft. U Sport XC upsets, Indianapolis Marathon results, and more!

November 14th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

The week on The Rundown Kate and Maddy chat about the upsets and excitement at the U Sport Cross-Country Championships and the controversial decision on 2020 race distances [3:38].   RELATED: Booms and busts of U Sports Cross-Country […]


Western States announces new president

November 11th, 2019 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Western States Endurance Run’s Board Officers is now made up of 40 per cent women


What is a Baker’s cyst, and how can I avoid getting one?

August 1st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

A Baker’s cyst is usually not serious, and will sometimes even go away on its own. Clare Gallagher had the bad luck to have one flare up near the end of Western States in 2017, and it cost her the race


Scott Jurek to guide Western States’ first legally blind racer

June 25th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Kyle Robidoux, an experienced 100-mile racer, is WSER’s first legally blind runner


Western States 2019: Walmsley vs. Sandes vs. Dauwalter vs. Canepa

June 25th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Both defending champions are returning for the 2019 edition of WSER


Canadians at Western States 2019

June 25th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Learn about the Canadians toeing the line in Squaw on Saturday


Canadian high school teacher finishes 13th at Badwater 135

July 28th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Marylou Corino braved what’s known as the world’s toughest foot race


Adam Campbell withdraws from Hardrock 100

July 10th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Canadian’s last-minute withdrawal allows Western States-Hardrock double record-holder Jeff Browning off the wait list and into the race


Western States by the numbers

July 10th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Western States 100-mile Endurance Run has compiled five years of data about the race


Jim Walmsley’s Strava stats from Western States

June 25th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Walmsley’s assessment of previous record-holder: “Tim Olson is a bad, bad man”