From the Flat Lands to the Mountains

While this article may not relate to those who live in the mountains, for those that live in the flat lands and have ever thought about just randomly signing up and heading out to a mountain race, her ...

Man on a Mission: Devin Featherstone

In the Alberta trail and ultra running circuit the elite runners are often coy and shy to a fault about admitting they actually want to win a race. Devin Featherstone is the exception. The well-built ...

Trail Roundup Sept 8.13

There were lots of exciting races this past weekend, including Lost Soul Ultra in Lethbridge, AB; Haliburton Trail Races in Ontario, but none was more exhilarating than the 29th World Mountain Run ...

Trail Roundup Sept 1.13

UTMB in France  This was a significant weekend for the trail and ultra communities around the world. For much of the weekend the ultra running world had its eyes focused on the The North Face Ul ...

Andy Reed – Leadville 100 Preview

TRC caught up with Andy Reed of Canmore, AB ('13 Fernie Ultra 80k winner) via email before he tackles the Leadville 100 miler on Saturday. Here's some of his thoughts.  We have been down in Leadville ...

First Ever Fernie Ultra a Success

The first ever Wild Mountain Fernie Ultra Solo and Relay 80k by TransRockies Events is now in the books. It took place on Saturday June 29th in Fernie, B.C. featuring approximately 56 solo runners and ...

Interview with David Le Porho

Photo left: David with XTrail Asics race director Nicolas Taillefer. Photo right: David in the lead. By/Par Maxime Lagacé, The North Face Trail Running Ambassador 2013 for Quebec & East David Le ...

TRAIL ROUNDUP JUNE 1.13

May has flown by us here at Trail Running Canada so here is a brief collection of just a few of the races and stellar performances that Canadians put down. The first weekend in the month of May ...

Trail Roundup April 27.13

Gary Robbins has really come into his own as of late and put the international scene on noticed that he will be challenging for podium positions all season long. Robbins recent race success in No ...

Trail Roundup April 6.13

Gary Robbins is an unstoppable beast right now. After toiling much of last season with injury Gary has found much of the form from previous years and then some. With a load of talented Canadians ...

Gear Review: Salomon Speedcross3

So far during 2013 I have been blessed with all sorts of weather to test trail shoes. Rain, sleet and snow have been a constant companion on my runs and the one shoe that has been able to keep up with ...