Celebrating women who run: The womens-only races/events bucket list

March 8th, 2017 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Beginners, Canadian Race Guide, Destination Race, RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Women’s-only races have become increasingly popular and plentiful across Canada. They exist to promote a common and important goal: to showcase and celebrate the achievements of female runners and walkers. RELATED: Search, view, rate […]


Inaugural Sole Sisters quarter and half-marathon a big success in the Maritimes

October 2nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Sole Sisters hosted the series’ inaugural women’s quarter and half-marathon events as well as a 5K on Sunday in Dartmouth, N.S.


Women lead the way at Toronto Women’s 5K and 10K on Saturday

August 27th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Women set the pace at the Toronto Women’s 5K and 10K, the second installment in the three-race series, on Saturday in Sunnybrook Park.


Biggest tutu race in the world adds half-marathon for 2016

June 8th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The fourth annual Sole Sisters Women’s Race ran on Saturday with 3,250 women showing up to run the “largest tutu race in the world.” At the end of the event, race directors made an […]


Women set the pace at the Toronto Women’s Half-Marathon and 5K

May 24th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This morning, 1,400 women raced in Toronto’s Sunnybrook Park at the Toronto Women’s Half-Marathon and 5K. Runners in the half-marathon ran along the city’s scenic Don Valley trails in an out-and-back course. The race started […]


Sole Sisters Race introduces shoe bling

December 16th, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

The Sole Sisters Race is a women’s only, untimed 5K that takes place in Dartmouth, N.S. on the first Saturday in June each year. When we caught up with race director, Stacy Chestnutt, after […]


Organizing a women’s only race

June 11th, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

We chatted with the founder and director of the Sole Sisters women’s race, Stacy Chestnutt, in the days after her race became the largest women’s only 5K in Canada. How was the idea for […]


Canada’s largest women’s 5K a success

June 10th, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Over 3,200 women crossed the finish line of the Sole Sisters women’s race in Burnside, N.S., this past weekend, making it the largest women’s 5K in Canada. The Sole Sisters is a celebration of […]