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Exploring New Territory

The day after Run Ottawa’s Cookie Run 10km, I closed my eyes and crossed my fingers when pressing the ‘submit’ button on my elite athlete application for the 2017… 513 more words

Marathon Training

Cookie Run 10k: Race Recap

On Saturday November 5th, I participated in the Cookie Run 10k, hosted by Run Ottawa. I planned on packing it in on the racing from after the Fall Colours 1/2 Marathon on October 9th, which was my ‘redemption race’ for the Army Run 1/2 marathon, when I struggled through most of the race and didn’t achieve a goal I knew I was capable of. 677 more words

Run Ottawa

Life Story: Terry McKinty (1946-2016): ‘The Terry Effect’ worked its magic on amateur sport

Terrence McKinty

Born: May 14, 1946 in Sudbury, Ont.

Died: Feb. 23, 2016 in Ottawa

By Christine McKinty

Terry McKinty, who died in Ottawa on Feb. 928 more words

Life Story

A note from the Editors

Welcome to Go Ottawa, a publication highlighting the National Capital Region and all the exciting events celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017. Our goal is to give visitors and residents alike the inside scoop on this thriving, cool and happening urban centre. 377 more words

Food

Too stubborn to quit - Ottawa Marathon Race Recap 2016

I think I was a little too enthusiastic when I was signing up for races this year. It’s June and I’ve run 10 races so far. 3,587 more words

Running

Musical Memories

About the third song this past Friday night it hit me. Living in Montreal, at the end of the 1960s and during the early 1970s I had the opportunity to experience an explosion of creative musical culture that may have been unprecedented. 293 more words

Music

Moroccan man, Kenyan woman survive heat to win 10K Ottawa Race Weekend titles

Five kilometres into the Ottawa 10K, Peres Jepchirchir knew she was going to win.

What she didn’t know was that she would barely complete the race at all. 653 more words

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