Recent posts by Virgil Cheung

Conquer the Canuck Marathon Ultra Trail Weekend

The Trek and Run Team were supported during this event by; Kusaga Athletic Salba Chia   After having done this race in scenic Shades Mill Conservation Park in Cambridge in the last two years, I was eager to attend this perennial favourite with David, as I knew it would be an ideal race for him. The fact that it was the site of the 50 km Ultra Trail Canadian Championships certainly intrigued him, and we knew that it was going to be a popular event. Race director Tony Martin was not…

Achilles St. Patrick’s Day 5K Run/Walk – March 18, 2018

The Trek and Run Team were supported during this event by; Kusaga Athletic Salba Chia Dave – This is quite possibly my favourite race of the season, despite the fact that I’m far from a good 5k runner, and that it’s usually pretty cold this early in the year. It’s just such a good atmosphere, the Achilles charity does excellent work helping the disabled get into sport, and Steam Whistle beer is great so the after party always is, too. And add to all this, the race starts underneath the…

New Balance Chilly Half Marathon & Frosty 5K – March 4, 2018

The Trek and Run Team were supported during this event by; Kusaga Athletic Salba Chia Adam – The New Balance Chilly Half Marathon and CIBC Wealth Frosty 5k took place in Burlington, Ontario in March. Predominantly run along Burlington’s Brant Street and Lakeshore Road, the course was relatively flat and you could expect a fast race. This was my first ever half marathon last year, so this year my goal was to obtain a personal best. Born and raised in Burlington, this race was especially fun to me. Last year…