Monthly Archives: September 2012

Urban guru Gil Penalosa to run as St.Lawrence Neighbourhood Champion in Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon.

TORONTO September 28th. Defending “Neighbourhood Champions” St.Lawrence are going all out to retain their title in this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Half & 5K, on October 14th. As part of this effort, they’ve announced that internationally acclaimed “livable cities” … Continue reading

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“Radiya Adilo is Keeping it in The Family,” by Paul Gains

TORONTO. September 28th. Marathon running is a family affair for Radiya Adilo. The soon to be 23 year old Ethiopian will race in the 2012 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and is a member of an elite group of some eighty members … Continue reading

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Flash and a “Maple Leaf” racing for Guinness World Records at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on October 14th.

TORONTO. September 28th. Stephane Hetherington dressed as “Flash” and Paul Statchuk, dressed as a Toronto Maple Leafs player will give the estimated 150,000 spectators something special to cheer for at this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on October 14th, when … Continue reading

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“Kenya’s Gilbert Yegon Has Bold Ambitions in Toronto,” by Paul Gains

TORONTO. September 25th. When Gilbert Yegon made his marathon debut in Amsterdam three years ago he instantly attracted attention as his time of 2:06:18 knocked two seconds off the course record held by the legendary Haile Gebreselassie. Following the race … Continue reading

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Reid Coolsaet & Megan Brown win 10K National Championships at Oasis ZooRun.

TORONTO. September 23rd. Pre-race favourites Reid Coolsaet of Guelph’s Speed River TFC and Megan Brown of Athletics Toronto showed their mettle yesterday morning claiming the Athletics Canada National 10K Championship titles in front of a sold-out crowd of 3,500. Another … Continue reading

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“Agnes Kiprop Leads Kenyans at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon,” by Paul Gains

TORONTO. September 20th. The great rivalry between East African neighbours Kenya and Ethiopia continues on the Toronto roads October 14th with a world class field intent on chasing the women’s course record of 2:22:43. Agnes Kiprop, who has a personal … Continue reading

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“Netsanet Achamo Seeking Toronto Waterfront Victory,” by Paul Gains

TORONTO. September 18th. Long distance runners are continually looking for improvement and Netsanet Achamo is no exception. Supporters of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon are in for a treat, therefore, when the 24 year old Ethiopian star returns to Canada’s … Continue reading

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Reid Coolsaet, Megan Brown lead charge for Canadian 10K National Championships at Oasis ZooRun this Saturday.

TORONTO. September 17th. Reid Coolsaet of Guelph’s Speed River TFC and Megan Brown of Athletics Toronto, are confirmed to lead the assault on the Athletics Canada National 10K Championship crowns this Saturday, over the rolling, winding roads of the Toronto … Continue reading

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“John Kiprotich Added to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Field,” by Paul Gains

  John pictured at last year’s Ras Al Khaimah Half, UAE, where he ran 60:09 TORONTO. September 13th. Like so many other Kenyan runners John Kiprotich was inspired by the feats of his trailblazing countrymen. More specifically, it was the … Continue reading

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Payback time for Reid Coolsaet at STWM 2012!

Coolsaet To Pace Kenyan Stephen Chelimo in Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains TORONTO. September 10th. A year ago Stephen Chelimo left an enormous impression on the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon running as a pacemaker for Reid Coolsaet. The … Continue reading

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