Trail and Ultra running is a growing sport and we want to make sure all our lovely Burlies prepare for their first Ultra in the most effective way by getting to that start line prepared and stronger than ever. That's why we've reached out to some very knowledgable veterans to share their advice in this … Continue reading Training for your First Ultra #UltraTrainingBlogSeries
If you're looking for Jay W's race results, start at the top. It won't likely take you long to find him. The guy is a beast! Often crushing the competition and usually on the podium. He was even the fastest person ever to complete the questions (literally took him 10 minutes from agreeing to emailing … Continue reading Burly Bio: Jay W.
This week's Burly Bio is Burly Partner, coach and owner of Limitless Coaching, Eric D. Eric grew up in a time of Pong (look it up kids, this was our Xbox in the 70s) and since he didn’t have one, he ran around the neighbourhood with friends and if he wanted to go farther, he … Continue reading Burly Bio: Eric D.
This week’s Burly Bio is Chris D. Born and raised in the urban sprawl of Mississauga, Chris is a relative newby to trail running. He’s an easy-going guy who talks a lot, is always cracking jokes and trying to make people laugh. Chris is also an avid shoe collector and loves any excuse to buy … Continue reading Burly Bio: Chris D.
This week’s Burly Bio is Cassie C. Cassie enjoys long runs on the beach, exploring the Bruce trail, eating raw salmon and drinking flat whites (who doesn’t?). She grew up playing competitive hockey and played rugby at the University of Waterloo. She’s been a bit of a nomad in the past 10 years, having lived … Continue reading Burly Bio: Cassie C.
This week’s Burly Bio is rock star Jeff R. Jeff is an elementary school teacher and has an amazing blended family with six kids - three boys and three girls. He also has a really supportive partner, Heather, who is an avid trail runner, support crew extraordinaire, and his best friend. He is not a … Continue reading Burly Bio: Jeff R.
I’m pretty sure in the official manual for immigrating to Canada, step number one is, “Join the Burly Trail Runners.” At least it should be, because we’re awesome. Panos left Greece and the warmth of the mediterranean sun to come to Canada only eight months ago and struggled with the long, cold and dark Canadian … Continue reading Burly Bio: Panos N.