Kara Goucher perfectly sums up relationship with running in 2 sentences

February 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

“Nothing in my life has ever broken my heart the way running has. And yet I cannot breathe without it.”


Athletics Canada announces World Championships standards, eases marathon marks

February 10th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Athletics Canada, the nation’s track and field governing body, announced the standards for the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London. A slew of marathoners are now eligible to run for Canada.


Triathlete Patrick Lange’s record-setting Kona marathon stats

October 22nd, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

German triathlete Patrick Lange uploaded Strava data from his record-breaking Kona marathon recently. Here’s an inside look at the stats.


Former Team Canada soccer player wins gold at world backwards running champs

July 17th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Kat Clewley, a former member of Canada’s soccer team, won multiple gold medals at the backwards running world championships in Germany.


VIDEO: Allyson Felix shows why she’s the best with incredible comeback at U.S. trials

July 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

Allyson Felix, a nine-time Olympic champion, won the women’s 400m at the U.S. Olympic trials on Sunday with a huge comeback in the final 100m (photo: @TaFPhoto).


Olympic champion Aries Merritt makes return eight months after kidney transplant

May 1st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

U.S. hurdler and world record holder Aries Merritt competed on Saturday for the first time in eight months following a kidney transplant in September.


Two IAAF events to be reallocated, Canada a potential candidate

December 4th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Reallocation for two world championship events reopened yesterday because of Russia’s IAAF suspension, with Canada a potential candidate.


IAAF president Seb Coe questioned in link to World Championships bid

November 24th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Seb Coe is being questioned for his involvement with Nike and the World Championships after it was suggested Coe lobbied for the bid.


Interview: Mohammed Ahmed on his 5,000m Canadian record

September 17th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

The Somali-born Canadian shocked the running scene with a late-season surge, breaking the 17 year old record. Mohammed Ahmed is still trying to figure out what happened in the world championship 5,000m last month, […]


Melissa Bishop, Canada’s next track superstar

September 2nd, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

In January, Melissa Bishop was wondering if she would be able to race at all during the 2015 track season. She had a nagging sports hernia, which to a point she had been able […]


Opinion: Canadians should be very excited about track and field

August 31st, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

It’s a good time to be a fan of track and field in this country. With a home-soil Pan Am Games which saw Canada win a record 24 medals, our team held the momentum through […]


Weekend recap: UTMB and world champs wrap up

August 31st, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Canada finished best world championships ever Team Canada finished its best performance ever at the world championships with eight medals during the competition, three more than the team’s previous best performance from 2013, where […]