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”


Walmsley, Dauwalter conquer Western States 100

June 24th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Walmsley finds redemption while newcomer Dauwalter establishes herself as ultramarathon queen


How to watch Western States Endurance Run 100-miler

June 21st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Check out who’s favoured to win the oldest, toughest and hottest 100-miler this weekend


Canadian Nick Elson second at Broken Arrow 52K

June 17th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Nick Elson was second in the Broken Arrow 52K in Squaw Valley, California in a time of 5:05:00


Western States 100 announces rule change on lottery entries

May 8th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Lottery entrants may now skip a year without forfeiting their spot in the queue