Running the Numbers
As Canadian Running celebrates its 10th anniversary, we look ahead at what the future brings for the sport
A Look Ahead at The Next Decade of Running
Since 2008, we have seen the explosion of sporting apps through social media, thanks to smartphones and gps. Marathon participation reached its peak in these years. Meanwhile, sport science, as measured by performance enhancements, has not changed as much. Some distance records fell, though many still stand fro pre-2008 times. Will science and technology make new headway? Here are three areas that may look different in the coming decade.