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Marissa Schroder

Publisher, Get Out There Magazine

Marissa Schroder is publisher of Get Out There Magazine, Canada’s leading resource for endurance sport and outdoor recreation. She is an avid adventurer, traveler and lover of the outdoors. Follow her on Twitter @getoutthere
5 Ways To Celebrate Canada's 150th In The Great

5 Ways To Celebrate Canada's 150th In The Great Outdoors

If ever there was a time to take a Canadian stay-cation and explore the Great White North, 2017 is it. From coast-to-coast Canadians will be celebrating Canada's sesquicentennial -- a grand party for our nation's 150th. And what better place to mark the celebration than in the great outdoors?
02/01/2017 03:42 EST
Heading Out to the Back Country? Make Sure to Bring This Safety

Heading Out to the Back Country? Make Sure to Bring This Safety Gear

Whether you're heading out on a multi-day canoe trip deep into the wilderness, or planning a day hike, having basic knowledge of wilderness safety, first aid and essential gear can be the difference between life and death should you get lost or injured. Here's a list of essential skills and tools needed for your next wilderness adventure.
05/29/2014 01:16 EDT
As Days Get Darker, Run Safer with Reflective

As Days Get Darker, Run Safer with Reflective Gear

As fewer daylight hours are available many of us are forced to get our runs in before dawn or after dusk. Running in the dark has its challenges, the most important of which is staying visible in low-light conditions. Fortunately, there is a plethora of choices when it comes to reflective gear and apparel.
10/24/2013 05:32 EDT
Canada's Top Themed Running

Canada's Top Themed Running Events

They're the perfect antidote to the 5K blahs. Themed runs are popping up all across the country, offering runners a fresh, exciting and fun alternative to the local 5K race scene. From running on the ocean floor to being chased by zombies, we've compiled a list of Canada's most interesting, fun and festive races.
08/13/2013 04:42 EDT