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Runner sets Ottawa record in Race Weekend 10K

This was an example of why elite competitors are recruited and paid for their efforts in top-calibre road races.

“It gets me thinking these ladies are amazing. 838 more words

Local Sports

Race weekend spotlight falls on elite 10K competitors

Gladys Cherono endured a marathon trip to Ottawa, but she’s counting on a much quicker road to success on Saturday evening.

The 32-year-old Kenyan’s travel odyssey on Thursday included a 40-minute domestic flight from Eldoret to Nairobi, a seven-hour connection to Amsterdam, an eight-hour cross-Atlantic jump to Detroit and a 95-minute hop to Canada’s capital, where she’ll line up as one of the favourites in the women’s division of the Ottawa 10K. 990 more words

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Race Weekend challenge a boon for charities

Alexandra Prefasi and her Merrickville family have a very special reason to run together during this year’s annual Ottawa Race Weekend, May 23 and 24. 803 more words

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Running for a Charity

Did you know that I am running next Saturday, May 23 for a great cause?

As part of my participation at the Ottawa Race Weekend I have committed to represent… 170 more words

Nurturing Your Soul

Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend, Scotiabank Media Charity Run

Reposting from Kids in the Capital

One of my favourite times of year in Ottawa, Canada’s Capital City, is Ottawa Race Weekend. Since moving to Ottawa there has been only one year (2013 – when my daughter was born the same week as the race) that I was unable to participate in or observe the runs. 420 more words

#MotivationalMonday: We are DOING this! (#ottawaraceweekend)

Okay, so some of you have probably saw my latest Instagram pic about the Kids Marathon for CHEO (our local children’s hospital). An exciting activity that is part of the popular… 191 more words

Teaching Children Young

A Long Run

As much as I love to complain about running, some of my favourite parts of this hobby involve the routines. Last May was the last time I trained for a long-distance event, and I’ve really missed the ritual of the Sunday long slow run. 253 more words