June 5, 2014
Whistler Summers are chock full of events so to make things easier The Insider is grouping summer 2014's similar events and commenting on what makes them awesome. This week: Running, Racing and events that involve group suffering. See you on the trails.
May 1, 2014
The Great Snow Earth Water Race was one of the most exciting events in Whistler history and after a 20-year hiatus it is returning in May 2014 as part of the new GO Fest: Whistler Great Outdoors Festival.
September 17, 2013
If you can hike it you can run it. Guest blogger Adam Campbell dishes up and Insider's guide to Whistler trail running.
August 29, 2013
IRONMAN® Canada in Whistler was one of the biggest events this valley has ever seen. The Insider dishes up a local post-race wrap-up report.
June 18, 2013
Meters-high obstacles, frozen ponds, barbed wire and electric shocks: Tough Mudder is coming back to Whistler and The Insider wonders why "group suffering" is so hot right now.
June 3, 2013
The Insider editor got up early and hit the Whistler Half Marathon on June 1, 2013. He was even leading the pack for the first 3 km. Then guess what happened?
March 27, 2013
The stars of tomorrow will shine today as young ski racers representing 17 countries compete in the Whistler Cup this April 5-7, 2013.
March 14, 2013
As Whistler gears up to host the IRONMAN® Canada this August, local Meridee Fitch is getting ready to compete. What's in store for the toughest race in Whistler history?
July 6, 2011
Inspired by the Tour de France? Are your pre-dawn dreams interrupted by the unfolding quest for the yellow jersey? Are you training for a forthcoming GranFondo? The Whistler Insider rounds up the best road rides in and around Whistler, plus training tips for the skinny-tire set, to reveal the area's slick and speedy cycle side.
June 8, 2011
Gruelling but spectacular: that was the racers' verdict on Whistler's inaugural Half Marathon.