Fort 2 Fort Trail Run Half

This event, the Fort 2 Fort 8K and Half Marathon took place in February and was hosted by the Peninsula Runners. When I registered for this race, I thought it was going to be just another typical half marathon road race. Little did I realize that the race was actually part of the Fraser Valley […]

MEC Campbell Valley Trail Half

For those unfamiliar with MEC (Mountain Equipment Co-op), it is a lifestyle store that sells outdoor apparel and equipment, and hosts clinics for bikers, hikers and runners. Recently, MEC decided to branch into a running series across Canada. It is usually a low-key no frills running event which costs on average about $20 for a […]

MEC Barrie Series Half Marathon

On Saturday June 25th, I ran my 108th half marathon, which was part of the MEC Barrie series. In reality, it was run in the town of Orillia rather than Barrie, ON. The trail we ran on was called the Oro-Medonte trail, previously a railway track until 1996, when it was converted into a running/walking/biking […]

106th Half – Snoqualmie Valley Trail Half Marathon

On June 11th I ran the Snoqualmie Valley Trail Half Marathon which was my 106th half. It was a very nice race held in this small town called Carnation, in King County, Washington. It was a beautiful summery morning, but a little on the cool side. The surroundings were very peaceful. When I got to […]