WELCOME TO RUNNERS OF THE SIX

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Greater Toronto Area Running Community!

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one stride at a time.

The Journal

  • Best Gifts for Ultra Trail Runners

    The best thing about purchasing gifts for ultra trail runners is that there is a big chance they’ll be used and valued by the person you give them to. Ultra […]

  • Running in the USA

    Pre-pandemic I would frequently travel to the US to run races. Now that the US/Canada border is officially open for discretionary (read: leisure) travel, I am excited to continue my […]

  • New Runner Series: Marathon Advice for Newbies

    Running a marathon has always been one of my biggest running goals, my holy grail. This October, I finally accomplished that goal via a virtual race. While I had hoped […]

  • 5 Running Movies on Netflix You Can Watch This Month

    Whenever I’m in a bit of a running lull, I look for ways to get myself back into it. I might pick up a book, talk about it with other […]

  • 5 Tips to Support a Runner on Race Day

    With in person racing coming back this fall and (hopefully) here to stay, you may be feeling a bit lost with the whole environment of a race. Running an in […]

  • Street Safety: Keeping your safe space safe

    When talking about running with friends and family, and the broader Toronto running community, over the last year, the word safe(ty) always seemed to come up. Many Toronto runners refer […]

  • Taking Up Space

    When I started running more than five years ago, one of the main things that drew me to the sport was being part of a community. As a female recreational […]

  • The Return of In-Person Races

    With the events of the last year and a half, many in the running community are excited this fall. There is a return to in-person races all over the world […]

  • The High Five: Interesting Running Achievements in the Six

    As August winds down, the oppressive humidity and scorching temperatures of the summer start to fade away. For many, this signal of cooler weather conjures images of multi-coloured leaves and […]

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Run Routes

The Humber River Trail

The Humber River Recreational Trail (or Humber Trail) is a popular paved and signed multi-use trail in west Toronto that runs north-south along the Humber River, from Lake Ontario in […]

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