November 27, 2019

This one is a blast from the past taken off our old website. The race is still held each year but they no longer have a full Iron distance. 

The Canadian is Ottawa’s Biggest Triathlon and Ottawa’s only Iron Distance race. Over 1200 people competed this year and K2J...

April 10, 2019

K2J Fitness runners will be back in Hopkinton for the 2019 Boston Marathon.

 Here is a little K2J  Fitness Boston History.

We start 16 years ago, pre-K2J Fitness but these were all K2J runners they just did not know it yet!

Boston 2003

Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot was th...

October 10, 2018

Back in February while sitting at the Barley Mow, on a usual Thursday night over a couple of beers, a few of us were trying to figure which fall race we should do next.....and we came across “The Steamtown Marathon” https://steamtownmarathon.com

We checked out the elev...

October 30, 2017

One of the great things about travelling is the opportunity to run races in interesting new places!  You never quite know what to expect!

This weekend I ran the 8th Kokyo marathon in Tokyo Japan. Before you are too impressed, I should explain that in Japan the term mara...

October 30, 2017

This was the first year for the Marathon du P’tit Train du Nord. They had a marathon and a half marathon distance both of which had relatively small field caps, 1200 for the marathon and 800 for the half. The races sold out very quickly.

Both races are run completely on...

October 4, 2017

This was our return trip to the Peak 2 Brew Relay. The six of us in our van had previously run this in 2016 as well (with an additional member – Anita – who had decided not to participate this time). The race itself is a 220+ mile relay from the top of Whiteface Mounta...

August 30, 2017

Saturday August 26th was the inaugural Midnight Race at Mont-Cascades in Cantley Quebec. I had seen numerous posts about it on Facebook and other social media, but hadn’t signed up since I was supposed to be out of town then. But at the last minute things changed and I...

August 30, 2017

For the 3rd year in a row, a few of us took part in the Cornwall race weekend. A well organized race with a small town atmosphere. A great course, lots of volunteers, and sunshine all day.

I went in the duathlon; a 2.5k run, 20k bike, and 5k run, with Mike Blois, Stepha...

August 15, 2017

This was our second trip to Peak2Brew. In 2016 we had a group of 12 runners, 2 drivers and 2 vans. We raced 236 miles in 32 hours and 11 minutes through blazing heat and a remarkable thunderstorm. This year the course was shortened to 227 miles with one van running 4 l...

May 15, 2017

Boston 2 Big Sur race report – Its all James’ fault

A few months ago, over a beer, after a workout, James pointed out that this year the Boston Marathon  and the Big Sur Marathon are 13 days apart rather than 6. He suggested that based on that and the fact that we were...

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