Tag Archives: winter

Winterman Marathon 2014

Last year, after completing the Winterman Marathon on February 17th 2013 in -29 temperatures with the wind chill, I promised myself that I would find a warmer climate in which to run during that time of year. I was eyeing … Continue reading

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Winter Running in Canada

Winter running in most parts of Canada can present a challenge.  One must be prepared for anything.  Mild temperatures are ideal but those days are few and far between especially in months like January.  Freezing temperatures and wind chill factors … Continue reading

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Misadventures in the Snow

On Christmas Eve, Ottawa finally got some snow!  And then we got some more, just in time to save our New Year`s ski and snowshoe outing in Gatineau Park, which had been threatening to turn into a mountain biking or … Continue reading

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Ode to Winter Running

Here we are at the end af January and at the end of a cold snap.  Every year, around this time, hardy distance runners experience a barrage of the same questions and statements.  They come from nice and well-meaning people … Continue reading

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