Monthly Archives: August 2013

Love and running with my Husband

TORONTO August 30th. Digital Champion Lisa Davidson believes in the importance of both mental and physical well-being for leading a happy and healthy life, and strives to inspire others to lead a healthy and active lifestyle. The first step to … Continue reading

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DuChene To Lead Canadians in Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon by Paul Gains

TORONTO, August 29th. Twelve kilometres into the 2013 World Championship marathon Krista DuChene suddenly felt dizzy, staggered then collapsed on the Moscow streets, a victim of the horrendous hot steamy weather. It was possibly the best outcome she could have … Continue reading

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The Unofficial STWM Race Day Course Guide

TORONTO August 28th. Digital Champion Steve Layton is thrilled to be running his 3rd marathon this fall at STWM. Steve is passionate about encouraging others to test their boundaries and try running a marathon or other event as way to … Continue reading

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Rob Watson To Tackle Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon by Paul Gains

Running four marathons in seven months might seem excessive for any distance runner but for Canada’s Rob Watson it’s a challenge he welcomes with a smile. The 30 year old London, Ontario native has confirmed he will run in the … Continue reading

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The mental game: Running mantras to get you through marathon training

TORONTO August 22nd. Digital Champion Christopher Doyle is a father of four running his first marathon at STWM. A 15-year sports marketing executive with past experience working at media companies TSN and Insight Sports, he presently works at CBC Sports … Continue reading

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Unique Partnership Brings Kenyan Unknowns to Toronto by Paul Gains

TORONTO. August 21st.  Caroline Jepkoech may not be rated amongst the world’s best marathoners yet but the Kenyan mother of four will line up with them at the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon October 20th, thanks to a unique partnership … Continue reading

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Road to Glasgow 2014 runs through Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon for 3 Englishmen

  TORONTO. August 20th. Ask Jon Pepper, James Kelly and Stuart Robinson where they want to be next July 27th and they’ll all have the same answer: “GLASGOW!” To have a chance of getting to the Commonwealth Games Marathon at … Continue reading

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The Brits are coming! Including Gary and Buddug Lloyd Davies of Aberystwyth, Wales

  This year, we’re particularly pleased to welcome Gary and Buddug Lloyd Davies from Aberystwyth, Wales, among our usual, strong contingent of runners from the UK at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon.  Toronto Waterfront will be Gay’s 20th marathon, and part … Continue reading

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Meet the STWM Dream Team

TORONTO August 18th. Bonnie Fowler created the Dream Team to help every runner finish strong at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Here is her story: Oftentimes people see runners and can’t imagine themselves in their shoes.  From my personal experience, … Continue reading

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Ethiopia’s Dinknesh Mekash, 4th in Paris, confirmed for STWM 2013

TORONTO. August 13th. Ethiopia’s Dinknesh Mekash Destined for Marathon Greatness by Paul Gains Ethiopia has produced many great distance runners over the years and Dinknesh Mekash could very well join the higher echelon. The 28 year old will line up … Continue reading

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