Our stories

We asked our runners to tell us why they are running this year. Whether it’s for a reason or a love of the sport, they wrote in and we want to share those stories with you!

Share your story with us.

Sandra‘s Story

General Interest
When my older brother and older sister turned 50 we went to a race of the birthday person's choice (Las Vegas Half, Mont Tremblant Ironman).…

Victoria‘s Story

What I learned from running
I have been running in some form or another since I was 10. I participated in school teams, trained for community soccer programs and worked…

Steve‘s Story

Running history
I began running 26 years ago. Over those 26 years I have run many 5 km events, more 10 km events than I could shake…

Kelly-Ann‘s Story

Why I am running in 2019
This will be my 3rd year running with my new legs! After having a lifelong handicap, I've undergone 4 surgeries in 15 months to correct…

Denis‘s Story

Running history
I’ve always been running, going back to my high school days. In 1990, I was watching the marathon race with my sister-in-law and at the…

Lara‘s Story

Why I am running in 2019
In April 2016 I completed back to back marathons in Paris and Rome. Six weeks later I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Throughout my treatments…