Fort Langley Half Marathon

When I first ran this race several years ago, I found out that Fort Langley was the founding place of British Columbia, and it also served as the former fur trade post of the Hudson’s Bay Company. The Fort has been preserved as much as possible, so inside there are many artifacts including an old […]

Toronto Women’s Running Series 5K

On an unusually cool and crisp fall morning, I was in Sunnybrook Park in Toronto running the Women’s Series 5k. I have fallen in love with this park. The fall foliage was so pretty. The leaves – the bright oranges, bright reds, and bright yellows all blend into one beautiful collage. The beauty of what […]

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon & Half

On a very mild but wet morning on October 16th, about 10,000 half marathoners and nearly 3,900 marathoners lined the streets of downtown Toronto’s University Avenue for the annual Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront half marathon and marathon (and 5K). I was running the half marathon, which I had done once before, along with the marathon, having […]

Peninsula Runners Fort Langley Half

On July 17th, I was in Fort Langley once again to run my 27th half of the year. It was a beautiful morning. Upon arriving, we snagged the last parking spot available near the race start. As I was about to put my bib on, I bumped into an old friend who also happened to […]