Here’s how much of a head start you’d need to beat Kipchoge

September 25th, 2018 by Dan Way | Posted in Crunching the numbers | No Comments »

Would you even be half-way? See how far behind you’d be of Kipchoge when he ran his world record marathon in Berlin


The first woman to run a sub-five minute mile passes away

September 10th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Diane Leather of Britain became the first woman to break the five-minute barrier in the mile in 1954


85 year-old Canadian man sets decathlon world record

September 6th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Ted Rowan of Martensville, Saskatchewan smashed the M85 decathlon world record at the World Masters Athletics Championships in Malaga, Spain


California 10 year-old runs 4:53 mile barefoot

July 25th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

At only 10 years-old, Daniel Skandera of Santa Rosa, California has now run 35 age group international records


Adapted wheelchair designed in Quebec lets runners share the joy of running with the disabled

July 19th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

An uniquely-designed adapted wheelchair developed in Sherbrooke, Quebec is allowing adults with limited mobility to enjoy the outdoors in a whole new way. Somewhat like a jogging stroller but made for disabled adults, the […]


Eight of the most obscure running-related Guinness World Records

June 12th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The Guinness records include both traditional and non-traditional running records, and there are many records that few people know about.


PREVIEW: The 2018 London Marathon

April 18th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The London Marathon once again has a stellar lineup for Sunday’s race.


High school student sets world record at B.A.A 5K

April 18th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Aidan Puffer, a 13 year old high school student, has accomplished more in his first 13 years than most people do in their lifetime.


71-year-old breaks 5:30 in indoor mile world record

December 14th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The previous record fell at the Armory in New York City


Canadian Betty Jean McHugh smashes 90+ age-group marathon record

December 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

The North Vancouver resident took two hours and roughly six minutes off the previous age group record, according to the ARRS


The Shakeout Podcast: The Story of Ed Whitlock’s Last Marathon

October 21st, 2017 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

One year after his 3:56:38 marathon, we tell the story of one of the greatest races in running history


Toronto will get to see world record-calibre marathoner in October

September 7th, 2017 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Editor's Note | No Comments »

Dickson Chumba will be arguably the greatest runner ever to race a marathon in Canada when he goes for the all-comers’ record at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon