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    Week 116… Testicular Cancer? Seriously??

    At this moment I am sitting on the couch watching the new Netflix series, Break Point, which chronicles what life is like on the professional tennis tour. While watching this, I’m becoming convinced that it doesn’t matter what sport it is, these types of documentaries are always fascinating. The way the producers, directors, and camera […] More

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    The Featured Edmontonian for March and April 2023 is MATT HAGE

    Happy New Year everyone! 2023 starts with The Streets Initiative introducing local Edmonton City Firefighter and Beaumont resident, Matt Hage as the latest Featured Edmontonian! Overall, one of the coolest dudes around, Matt has been with the EFD since 2007 and has been an oustanding member of the community throughout that time. The loving husband […] More

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    The Featured Edmontonian for November and December 2022 is CAM AHLEFELD

    The Streets Initiative’s next featured Edmontonian is 43 year old Sherwood Park resident and overall super interesting dude, Cam Ahlefeld! I happen to know Cam through our work in Alberta’s oil and gas industry and is one of the more interesting people I’ve known in my day. Any questions regarding hang gliding, golf, or aerodynamics […] More

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    Week 101 Where does all the time go?

    UPDATE: Km’s run: 2676.5 Donations raised: $7814.70 Current Charity: Neurosurgery Kids Fund http://www.neurosurgerykids.com Throughout their time in school, all of my kids have been tasked with building a leprechaun trap in their art classes. The last time this happened with my youngest, we were speculating on what we would wish for. Of course, the usual […] More

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    Amarjeet Sohi’s choice for September and October donations is YESS

    Amarjeet Sohi has chosen Youth Empowerment and Support Services (YESS) to receive funds for September and October 2022. YESS serves a vital role in our community helping youths aged 15-24 an option for help out of traumatic situations and exists as a safe haven for young people, helping to guide them along a path to […] More

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    Week 89…200 down, 200 to go?

    UPDATE: Kms run: 2,3210.75 Donations Raised: $6438.08 Current Charity: Our House Edmonton Before I get into the latest update, big shout out to Dave Proctor of Okotoks, AB who is getting to the tail end of his attempt to run across Canada. He started out on May 15 at the Terry Fox Memorial in St. […] More

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    The July and August Featured Edmontonian is LUCAS HANSEN

    If you’ve been involved in the local running scene in Edmonton over the last several years, there is a pretty good chance you have bumped into Lucas Hansen. The 33 year old tax accountant living in Edmonton’s west end is an avid cyclist and runner who is frequently out with many of the City’s running […] More

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    Lucas’ choice for July and August 2022 donations is OUR HOUSE EDMONTON

    Our House Addiction Recovery Centre (Our House) in Edmonton is an environment where individuals with addiction can embark on a recovery process directed towards a meaningful and productive lifestyle. Our House has evolved from a halfway house providing drop in services, to now being a full-time Addiction Recovery Centre that houses up to 60 residents […] More

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    Week 84… What do you mean that’s part of Edmonton??

    I’m 44 years old and I’ve been born and raised in the City of Edmonton or surrounding area my whole life and thought I knew the borders. It turns out that I actually didn’t and when I started this I assumed Edmonton was everything within the Anthony Henday ring road and also including a few […] More

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