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How To Win A Marathon. By Steve Layton

TORONTO August 21st 2014. Digital Champion Steve Layton used to eat too much, eat the wrong things, and work long hours until his unhealthy lifestyle caught up with him. Obese and tired of it, Steve changed jobs, sleep habits and … Continue reading

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Kenya’s Peter Some Headlining Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

TORONTO. August 19th. Although his training is going exceedingly well for the upcoming Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (October 19th) Peter Kimeli Some was not quite himself this week. The winner of the 2013 Paris Marathon, in a superb personal record … Continue reading

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Holding Onto Motivation, Keeping That Determination. By Amber Renton

TORONTO August 17th 2014. Digital Champion Amber Renton was one of those individuals who often looked at marathoners and thought they were ‘crazy’. After running her first half, she was hooked and had that burning desire to keep going! She … Continue reading

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Running And My Quest For Honesty. By Sally Seabrook

TORONTO August 15th 2014. Digital Champion Sally Seabrook lives and trains just north of Toronto in Barrie. Being fit and leading a healthy lifestyle has always been an important part of her life and running has played an integral role … Continue reading

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Rob Watson: The Runner’s Runner Returns to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

TORONTO. August 14th. Rob Watson remains one of the most popular runners on the Canadian scene as much for his willingness to race often as for his superb results. In 2013 alone he ran four marathons, eliciting “That’s Robbie!” comments … Continue reading

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Belarus Marathon Star Aliaksandra Duliba to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

TORONTO. August 12th. Over the past two years Aliaksandra Duliba has swiftly risen to prominence in international women’s marathon running becoming one of the most exciting prospects on the planet. On October 19th the 26 year old Belarusian will line … Continue reading

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STWM Launches important 25th Anniversary Programme.

TORONTO. August 11th. Organizers of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon have launched an extensive programme for the 25th anniversary edition of the event, to be run on Sunday, October 19th, 2014. “From the very beginning, the race has been about … Continue reading

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Behold the #Runfie. By Andrew Chak

TORONTO August 10th 2014. When Andrew ran his first 10K two and half years ago, he felt like a hero. The city streets were closed just for his run. People cheered him on like he was an Olympian. He got … Continue reading

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Joy: The Run Diary. By Ravi Singh

TORONTO August 7th 2014. Digital Champion Ravi Singh savours the constant affirmation provided by putting on foot in front of the other. When he started running near the end of graduate school three years ago, he noticed a gradual shedding … Continue reading

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Dylan Wykes Faces Fatherhood and Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

It gives us enormous pleasure to announce the addition of Canadian Olympian Dylan Wykes to this October’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Start List. “Anytime we can add an athlete of Dylan’s calibre, it greatly enhances the anticipation of a thrilling … Continue reading

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