|Course Measurement Workshop |
Feb 13 2017
Fredericton – Run New Brunswick is proud to announce the hosting of a Course Measurement Workshop on March 25th. This workshop is offered at minimal cost to participants who represent events sanctioned by RunNB.
Saturday March 25th from 10am - 4pm.
Centre Communautaire Sainte-Anne Fredericton (715 Priestman St, Fredericton, NB)
$150 for non-affiliated RunNB events, per person.
$25 for RunNB sanctioned event coordinators (1 designated person per event).
This workshop will review aspects of road course measuremen... >> more
|RunNB announces its 2016 Education Bursary Recipients|
Feb 1 2017
Run New Brunswick is pleased to announce the education awards for the 2016 year. RunNB recognizes four runners (2 males and 2 females) who are either in their final year of high school or are currently enrolled in university and presents them each with a cheque for $250.
Alyssa Goguen of Saint John (University of New Brunswick)
Carol-Ann MacDonald of Irishtown (Université de Moncton)
Jean-Christophe Comeau of Moncton (Université de Moncton)
Micheal Colford of New Maryland (University of New Brunswick)
"We had many very strong applica... >> more
|Heart Health Benefits of Running|
Jan 24 2017
( Article by ACLS Training Center) https://pacificmedicalacls.com/acls-online-library-heart-health-running.html
Running is one of the most popular athletic activities for both fitness and fun. Although it can be challenging and exhausting, men and women run every day for a variety of reasons. Some of the most important benefits from the sport are health-related. Improving heart health is one of the biggest motivators for people who choose to start running. Many people also begin a training program to lose weight and better their mental health.
When people discover th... >> more
|RunNB Education Bursary 2016|
Dec 9 2016
RunNB would like to announce that applications are now being accepted for its 2016 Education Bursary. In total, four $250 bursaries will be awarded. Each bursary is open to any New Brunswick student who partakes in road running events, is in grade 12 or currently attending a post-secondary institution, and plans to enroll in a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2017.
To apply, or to nominate someone for this award, please fill out the required application form available at www.runnb.ca/student before the January 15th, 2017 deadline. The successful applicants will be cho... >> more
Dec 8 2016
By Brian Richard
Miramichi--The Miramichi River Runners at one time used to host up to 26 races a year. Any runner who completed all 26 runs was declared an "MRR Ironman".
It was quite a commitment to participate in all of these races, so in 2012, Dr.Tanya Wood decided to make something special for the runners who achieved the title.
She got out some graph paper, yarn and knitting needles and designed a hat for the two winners that year (Ralph Williston and Paul Comeau).
Since then it has become an annual tradition. The MRR currently hold 16 races a year and... >> more