Tag Archives: Halifax Running Club

In which I run 20 miles

First I lifted one foot. And then the next. Then I lifted the right foot again. And then the left, very, very slowly. You could barely even call this running. Hilary’s ascent of Everest was probably lightening fast compared to … Continue reading

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In which I add endurance

With a couple of months of consistent running now completed, I feel like I’m starting to regain my legs. As you know, in mid-winter a bad bout of plantar (“Oh, here he goes again,” you say, “back to his endless … Continue reading

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In which I return to Halifax and run

I know, I know: All of you are expecting a Sunday Read. Well, you’re all spoiled. Really. Seriously (for a second), I’m sorry, folks: but I’m in the middle of moving cities and it’s been hectic. I expect by this … Continue reading

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Read it, run it: Cape Breton Trail Relay Race

The race: Cabot Trail Relay Race Location: Cape Breton Highlands National Park and Cape Breton Island When: End of May Distance: 175 miles/276 kilometres Why do it: To experience the tremendous natural beauty of Cape Breton, to run some of the most challenging terrain you … Continue reading

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