Author: Nick Brindisi

Running for Life

We all remember a time we discovered running. Perhaps it was something started in school, maybe it’s something discovered later in life. It could have been accidental or deliberate or maybe begun as an answer to a dare. Maybe we

5th Annual Race 2017!

The 5th annual Collingwood Half Marathon & 10K was a tremendous success with nearly 600 runners of all ages participating in the half marathon, 10K and the 2K kids race. The fresh air, brisk weather was typical for October but

4th Annual Race 2016!

The 4th annual Collingwood Half Marathon & 10K is almost upon us! this year promises to have the best weather so far! I know as race director I’m going out on a limb saying this, but the warm summer and

The 3rd Annual Collingwood Half Marathon & 10K

In 2016 our race had many significant milestones! From course records in both the 10K and the Half Marathon to the most runners ever to compete. Here are some highlights: Half Marathon course record set by winner Kennedy Ronoh from

The 2nd annual Run Collingwood Half Marathon & 10K

The 2nd annual Run Collingwood Half Marathon & 10K was held on Saturday October 4th, 2014. The cool, windy and wet weather gave way to sunshine shortly after the start, making for perfect running conditions. We were happy to host

10 Days to Go – 2014 Run Collingwood Event Report

It’s getting to be close to race day and I’m so lucky to be race directing this wonderful event! The community spirit in Collingwood is absolutely amazing. So many people here are either involved in sports or physical activities or

The Ultra Season

Hello Run Collingwood participants. It’s Nick Brindisi your race director here! I have been busy this season running ultra marathons from Mansfield, Ontario to Coleman Alberta! I figure if you are going to organize a quality event like the Collingwood

2014 Registration is Open!

Registration is open for the 2014 Collingwood Half Marathon and 10K!! Early bird pricing is $40 for the 10K and $60 for the half marathon until March 22nd! One of the first early registrants is Bert van Oostrum who is

Run Collingwood Inaugural Event, a huge success!

Our first running of the Run Collingwood Half Marathon, 10K and 2K Active Life Challenge is in the books! Results are posted and we are looking forward to 2014!! Feedback we are getting is that the course is super fast

Coming together!

22 days till race day and it’s all coming together for 2013! ¬†We have also welcomed our media partners The Enterprise Bulletin and The Connection newspapers as well as My Collingwood online and 97.7 The Beach FM. We have a