Classic tourist story, no seriously, this is what happened to me on more than one occasion. Over the few times I have decided to leave our great country of Canada to run in another country I never once attempted to learn any words of the country’s language I was visiting… not the smartest move. When … More Hello? How do you say Hello in this language?!
In the years I’ve been running and training for long distance runs I never really separated the notions of training and preparation, I always thought they were the same thing… found out the hard way they are not. Because I had mostly run in the Greater Toronto Area, this includes training and running events, I … More Training and Preparation… definitely not the same
I thought I’d go a little off the beaten path for this post and not speak about the donations or how to raise funds to participate in International races with charities. Instead, I want to talk about the people and fellow runners you meet along the way. Most of the Canadian charitable running groups are … More Friends in low places
For this post I created a video that talks about some fundraising ideas I have used in the past as well as some examples. Here are some examples of how you can fund raise that I speak about in the video: