la ultima carrera | the runk series

words by: Stephane “Butch” Boucher images by: Gophrette Power How could we say no? In fact, some of us barely remember saying yes. The Run Rite Athletics Club (Notre-Dame-de-Grace, Montreal) is a small group of like-minded people who make most of their important decisions after 2am and don’t understand the concept of “sober second thought.” We pride ourselves on being willing test subjects for whatever silly run-related ideas our friend Goph (or anyone for that…

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boston | a race 30 years in the making

Words by: Joey Kile Images by: Various When I was 15 I told my High School track coach that at 30 I would run the Boston Marathon. At first glance that doesn’t seem like too lofty of a goal. Most people who consider themselves runners have probably run at least a couple before rounding out their third decade. Back in the early 2000s, however, I wasn’t much of a runner. The farthest distance I had…

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Dix30 | suburbia repurposed

Words by : Pierre Alexandre Cardinal Images by: Sofie Hojabri Dix30 (proper noun); from the latin decem and triginta. Refers to a shopping centre on Montreal’s South Shore, at the corner of highways 10 and 30 in Brossard, close to Longueuil (which in French means a mullet, but that’s not what I’m talking about). Often used figuratively to speak of the suburbs, of long rows of bungalows, block after block. It is, a priori, a…

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