News and Info

Welcome the What’s New area of Run Ottawa.


In our News section, you’ll find general news from Run Ottawa as well as official press releases and more.

  • Latest News – all of the latest news from all news categories
  • Elite News – news about elite athletes participating in Run Ottawa events
  • Press Releases – official press releases from Run Ottawa


The Blog is our running magazine, with stories and tips from coaches, nutrition experts, and regular runners too. You’ll find lots of our old newsletter content archived here. Currently the Blog has the following categories:

  • Training – articles about how to keep motivated, prevent injuries and prepare for the big race.
  • Nutrition – articles from our sport nutrition experts, as well as delicious recipes for runners.
  • Running Talk – interviews with notable runners and people who make the running community go round.

Media Centre

Our Media Centre is for members of the press. If you’re looking for a press release, want information about accreditation to cover any of our races, or just get our media contact, you’ll find it here:

  • Press Releases – official press releases from Run Ottawa
  • Quick Facts – Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend by the numbers
  • Accreditation – information about covering our events as a member of the media
  • Media Contacts – who to talk to