Monthly Archives: October 2013

Record Breaking Day at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon by Paul Gains

Performances at today’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon left organisers delighted as the Canadian women’s marathon record was finally beaten after twenty eight years. And, not by just one athlete. Lanni Marchant and Krista DuChene, who both represented Canada at the … Continue reading

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Records Breaking Day at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

Performances at today’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon left organisers delighted as the Canadian women’s marathon record was finally beaten after twenty eight years. And, not by just one athlete. Lanni Marchant and Krista DuChene, who both represented Canada at the … Continue reading

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The Ultimate #STWM Running Playlist

TORONTO October 17th. Digital Champion Liz Trenton decided that 2013 would be the year that she checks “running a marathon” off her bucket list. Liz knows that good music can make or break your run so she’s put together some … Continue reading

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Marchant Late Addition to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon by Paul Gains

Canada’s leading female marathoner Lanni Marchant has confirmed she will run in this week’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. A year ago she finished a credible fifth in the 2012 Rotterdam Marathon not only setting a personal best of 2:31:51 but … Continue reading

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Into the Unknown: A Reflection on Marathon Training

TORONTO October 11th. Jodi Lewchuk recently took up running after a long hiatus and it’s changed her life.  Exactly one year ago, as she watched runners finish the 2012 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Jodi decided she wanted to be one … Continue reading

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Olympian and Paralympian to Run Half-Marathon Tethered Together in Support of “Every Kids Camp”

Former Olympic rower Sarah (Bonikowsky) Chaudhery will team up with Paralympic Rower Victoria Nolan to run in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half-Marathon on Sunday October 20, 2013. The event begins at 8:45am. The two women will run the 21-kilometre distance, … Continue reading

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Kenya’s Henry Sugut Bound for Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon by Paul Gains

Confidence is a mandatory trait for a marathon runner and Kenya’s Henry Sugut approaches the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon with an abundance of it. “As always, when I am going for a race, I target my personal best,” Sugut … Continue reading

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Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to be broadcast ‘Live’ to the World, by Paul Gains

Running fans across the globe will be able to watch the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon in its entirety live October 20th thanks to a unique partnership moulded by race director Alan Brookes. The affable Brookes proudly espouses the virtues … Continue reading

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Running to Honour the Heroes at SickKids Hosptial

One night when I was seven, my appendix ruptured as I slept. I vividly remember the excruciating pain in my stomach, the kind of pain a child simply can’t understand. I remember thinking, “Why is this happening to me? Am … Continue reading

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Deressa Chimsa To Run Toronto Waterfront by Paul Gains

According to Race Director, Alan Brookes, “We’re really excited to announce the late addition of Deressa Chimsa to our 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront field. Anytime we get an athlete of this calibre, and with such consistency, it’s very special. To … Continue reading

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