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Every Friday, the editors of Canadian Running Magazine discuss the culture and sport with two or three relevant topics, usually with special guests. Plus, our weekly recommendations!

Every Friday, the editors of Canadian Running Magazine discuss the culture and sport with two or three relevant topics, usually with special guests. Plus, our weekly recommendations!
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Every Friday, the editors of Canadian Running Magazine discuss the culture and sport with two or three relevant topics, usually with special guests. Plus, our weekly recommendations!

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English

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Episodes

The Hart House Runners

11/20/2017
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We visit a running group that has been meeting every week at lunch at the University of Toronto since 1974.

Duration: 00:16:19


Ben Flanagan Talks NCAA, Family, and Future

11/13/2017
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On this week's episode of The Shakeout, we chat with NCAA distance runner Ben Flanagan. Originally from Kitchener, Ontario, Ben is now a fifth year student at the University of Michigan and is preparing to race at the NCAA Division One Cross-Championships. Ben shares his thoughts on coming back from an injury-laden 2016 season and his team and individual goals for the upcoming Championship race. We also find out more about his coaches, including multiple Canadian record holder Kevin...

Duration: 00:20:14


The Story of the New York City Marathon

11/3/2017
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On this week's episode of The Shakeout, a running podcast by Canadian Running Magazine, editor Michael Doyle and podcast producer Joan Chung look back at the history of the New York City Marathon. The race had remarkably humble beginnings, held within Central Park with just 127 on the start line, and only 55 finishers. Of course, the TCS New York City Marathon has evolved into a five-borough tour of the city and the single biggest marathon in the world, with over 51,000 runners. We tell...

Duration: 00:15:42


Marathon Stories from Brianne Theisen-Eaton and Michal Kapral

10/29/2017
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We chat with Olympic bronze medallist and former heptathlete Brianne Theisen-Eaton about running her first marathon (Chicago) and Michal Kapral about his Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon joggling fail.

Duration: 00:34:48


Ed Whitlock's last marathon

10/21/2017
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A look back at Ed Whitlock's final marathon, at 85, in Toronto before he passed away in March 2017 at the age of 86. The owner of dozens of age-group world records, including on the track and on the roads, was an inspiration to hundreds of thousands of everyday runners across the world and helped popularize the Toronto Waterfront Marathon. We speak with his son, Neil Whitlock, elite runners, Rachel Hannah and Reid Coolsaet, Alan Brookes, Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon race...

Duration: 00:22:50


The Dirty Race

10/15/2017
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The inside look of what it's like for a clean athlete to run in one of the dirtiest races in Olympic history. Canadian Hilary Stellingwerff tells her story of the 2012 London Olympic 1,500m, where six of the 13 finalists were dopers. READ MORE: https://runningmagazine.ca/womens-1500m-final-2012-olympic-doping/ Music: Daphni, "Poly" and "Life is What You Make It" from the album Joli Mai: https://caribouband.bandcamp.com/album/joli-mai CFCF, "Colours of Life"...

Duration: 00:25:20


Why Do Women Still Run Shorter Distances Than Men in Cross-Country

10/6/2017
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On this week's episode, Canadian Running editor Michael Doyle and podcast producer Joan Chung revisit the lingering question of gender equity in cross-country races in Canada. One year ago, this issue came to the foreground, particularly in the Canadian university scene, and currently there are still differences in distances between boys and girls, men and women, varying across provinces and federations. Several athletes and experts weigh in on the controversy, explore the reasons for the...

Duration: 00:25:27


The "Fearless" Episode

9/29/2017
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On this week's episode, Canadian Running web editor Sinead Mulhern speaks with Louise Green, author of Big Fit Girl, a body positive guide to motivate runners of all shapes and sizes. Green, both a coach and an athlete, speaks about getting started, setting goals, and overcoming body image-related stereotypes. In the second segment, Canadian Running editor Michael Doyle and Sinead speak with iconic runner, Kathrine Switzer, as she prepares to run in this year's New York City Marathon. They...

Duration: 00:46:52


The "Breaking 2:02:57" Episode

9/22/2017
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On this week's episode of the Shakeout Podcast, Canadian Running editor Michael Doyle and staff writer Tim Huebsch chat about the upcoming Berlin Marathon and the threat to the current marathon world record. They also provide their predictions for a winner. Following their discussion, Michael speaks with Martin Desmond Roe, director of "Breaking2", a National Geographic documentary about the attempt to break the 2-hour marathon barrier. And of course, our weekly recommendations. Follow us...

Duration: 00:59:59


The "Stronger" Episode

9/15/2017
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On this week’s episode, web editor Sinead Mulhern discusses with registered dietician and sports nutritionist (and super fast runner) Megan Kuikman the mistakes people make with nutrition depending on what their age group. Canadian Running‘s editor Michael Doyle and staff writer Tim Huebsch review the upcoming film, Stronger, which screened at the Toronto International Film Festival in mid-September. That’s the second segment. Stronger is based on the memoir of the same name, about Jeff...

Duration: 00:34:38


The "Alexisonfire T-shirt" episode feat. Kevin Nault

9/8/2017
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On this week's episode, Canadian Running editor Michael Doyle, web editor Sinead Mulhern and staff writer Tim Huebsch chat with Kevin Nault, fresh off doing a decathlon while wearing 100 T-shirts. Yes, a decathlon with 50 lbs on his back in the form of many, many layers of clothing. Then, a rundown of popular stories from Sept. 1-8, 2017 in the world of running.

Duration: 00:44:33


The "Trial of Miles" Episode

9/1/2017
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On this week's episode of the Shakeout Podcast, staff writer Caela Fenton joins editor Michael Doyle, staff writer Tim Huebsch and web editor Sinead Mulhern to discuss the novel Once a Runner. The cult classic chronicles the life of fictional track athlete Quenton Cassidy on his quest for a sub-4:00 mile. The 1978 self-published work is considered the most famous running novel of all-time. But the group has differing opinions about this much loved book. In the second segment, Sinead talks...

Duration: 00:53:41


The "Canada's Golden Gift to Eternity" Episode Feat. Joel Cohen

8/18/2017
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Fan of The Simpsons? Well, this week's episode is one you don't want to miss. Show writer and marathoner Joel Cohen chats with CR editor Michael Doyle about his recently-released book on marathon training. Plus, staff writer Tim Huebsch and web writer Sinead Mulhern join Michael for a chat about Vancouver's SeaWheeze Half-Marathon.

Duration: 00:45:53


The "Death Before DNF" Episode

8/11/2017
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On this week's show, Canadian Running's editor Michael Doyle and staff writer Tim Huebsch chat with Bailey Haugan, who completed the Canadian Death Race at the age of 16, the youngest-ever to complete the 125K course, considered one of the toughest in Canada, if not North America. In the second segment, they chat about the 2017 IAAF World Championships, whether it's bringing new viewership to the sport and who, if anyone, could emerge as a replacement for Usain Bolt. And of course, our...

Duration: 00:42:25


The "Farewell Tour" Episode

8/4/2017
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This week’s Shakeout Podcast episode is hosted by Canadian Running's editor-in-chief, Michael Doyle, web editor Sinead Mulhern and staff writer Tim Huebsch. We chat with the blue jean mile world record holder. That's right, running 1,609m as fast as you can in denim is a thing. Plus, a conversation about the most exciting stories from the IAAF World Championships in London (spoiler: we should have recorded this conversation AFTER Mo Farah's 10,000m victory! Ugh.) Plus, our weekly...

Duration: 00:44:36


The "Cold Turkey" Episode Feat. Kim Dawson

7/28/2017
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Canadian Running web editor Sinead Mulhern speaks to sports psychologist Kim Dawson on this week’s episode of the Shakeout Podcast. For the week’s second discussion, with CR editor Michael Doyle and staff writer Tim Huebsch joining in on the discussion, the three chat about a variety of news topics in the world of running including the blue jean mile and Kathrine Switzer committing to the New York City Marathon.

Duration: 00:36:14


The "Vulnerability" Episode Feat. Adam Campbell

7/21/2017
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Canadian Running editor Michael Doyle, speaking from Los Angeles, web editor Sinead Mulhern and staff writer Tim Huebsch chat with Adam Campbell in the latest episode of the Shakeout Podcast. Campbell is coming off a finish at the Hardrock 100, one of the toughest 100-mile races in the United States, after a near-fatal climbing accident last August.

Duration: 00:51:30


The "His name is Cameron" Episode

7/14/2017
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This week’s Shakeout Podcast episode is hosted by editor-in-chief, Michael Doyle, web editor Sinead Mulhern and staff writer Tim Huebsch. We chat with Cam Levins, one of Canada's most talented athletes. He tells us about his tumultuous year–a significant injury and rather intense subsequent surgery, leaving Alberto Salazar and the Nike Oregon Project, reconnecting with his college coach and the massive mileage he's back to running. Also, he shares his big track and marathon-related plans....

Duration: 00:49:19


The "Entourage" Episode

7/7/2017
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Canadian Running's editor Michael Doyle and staff writer Tim Huebsch chat from Ottawa where we are reporting live at the 2017 Canadian Track and Field Championships. We chat about Andre De Grasse's presence in the athletics world, Melissa Bishop and her chances at worlds as well as Mohammed Ahmed and Justyn Knight's blossoming duo as a world-class 1-2 punch.

Duration: 00:36:08


The "Quantum Entanglement" Episode

6/30/2017
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This week’s Shakeout Podcast episode is hosted by editor-in-chief, Michael Doyle, web editor Sinead Mulhern and staff writer Tim Huebsch. The gang chat with John Fish, a vlogger who's going to attend Harvard this fall. We chat about how you get into Harvard, what creating a daily video is like, and breaking the 4:00-minute mile. And, our latest segment of the Canadian Running summer playlist And of course, our weekly recommendations. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @ShakeoutPodcast Like...

Duration: 00:37:15

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