MEC Winnipeg Winter Running Clinic

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  • Date
    Wednesday, 04 December, 2019
  • Time
    From 06:00 pm to 07:00 pm CST
  • Organizer
    MEC Winnipeg
  • Price
  • Address
    MEC Winnipeg
    303 portage ave
    Winnipeg, MB

Yes, running in -25C is fun.

Yes, you can learn how to do it without freezing.


Join us in store for a winter running clinic, geared towards the realities of running in Winnipeg during our most notorious season. 

  • Skill Level: Beginner - intermediate
  • Format: Knowledge-based, small group class


You'll learn

  • How to plan for a safe, fun run
  • Running in the cold - how it's different
  • Smart layering for extremes - where to cover up
  • Footwear for ice, snow and slush
  • Tips on great local winter routes
  • Info on local run crews that keep going all winter long


Who’s teaching the clinic?

This session will be taught by our MEC Transition to Trail coach, an ultra-marathoner, race course designer and winter running enthusiast. Our clinics are taught by friendly MEC Run Leaders or run savy MEC Staffers who are ready to answer any questions and share all the stuff they love about being outside. Everyone’s welcome!