ATY 6 Day Race Report

JANUARY 9, 2018     They were lofty goals but so is running across Canada in record time. The Lord hates a coward and I was asking for collective support from all the running gods to see to a good race this week in Glendale AZ. This was my first crack at the historic six-day […]

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Running forward with Altra

Since winning the Lost Soul 100 mile in 2013 I have partnered with New Balance. Over the past four years, I’ve gone through countless Zantes, 1080s, and Summits with success. New Balance Canada has been very good to me and I believe this was a mutually beneficial relationship. In short, I have been very blessed to […]

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Movember & Mindfulness

November was supposed to be a month devoted to slowing down the pace to ready the body for multi-day racing but it has been anything but. With my new and improved face thanks to my gorgeous moustache, women have been virtually appearing out of nowhere chasing me for miles, clawing and foaming at the mouth. For […]

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Grizzly Ultra Race Report

Remaining consistent with training, my day started the day before the race. Sharon dropped me off at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary at sunrise. The temp was a cool 2 degrees and the wind blew hard from the west. I took the first of my 90,000 steps onto Highway 1 hoping to get to Canmore before […]

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Lost Soul 100 Mile Race Report

I’m not a smart man at the best of times but I got this brilliant idea to commute down to the race on foot, run the 100 miler then return home on foot the next day. Now settle in and pour yourself an adult beverage cuz this story might drag a bit. WEDNESDAY My race before the race […]

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Announcing the XCanada4Rare

The cat is out of the bag. On June 22, 2018, at sunrise, I will embark from Victoria, BC on foot and not stop until I dip my foot in the Atlantic Ocean off the harbour in St. Johns, NL. We are calling this XCanada4Rare. The length of this run totals 7200 km with 56,000 […]

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Who can afford gas these days?

Whether its a good idea or not remains to be seen. I’ve decided to better train the body and mind for upcoming multi-day races by running down to Lethbridge for the Lost Soul 100 miler then run home after. It’s a 170 km run down over two days from Okotoks stopping in Claresholm to overnight then race […]

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