Category Archives: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Bedard Accomplishes Triple Toronto Waterfront Marathon. By Paul Gains

TORONTO October 22nd 2012. Runners waiting nervously for the start of last weekend’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon had little idea that one man amongst them was about to successfully complete his third successive run around the 42km course. Jean-Paul Bedard … Continue reading






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Chemtan and Demise Emerge Victorious in Toronto by Paul Gains

TORONTO October 18th 2015. On his second visit to Canada Ishhmael Chemtan of Kenya won the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon today in a time of 2:09:00 narrowly outsprinting his countryman Gilbert Kirwa who finished a second behind. Chemtan was 3rd … Continue reading






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Kipyego Chasing Toronto Waterfront Victory. By Paul Gains

TORONTO October 13th 2015. Add Kenya’s Michael Kipyego to the list of elite athletes chasing the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon record October 18 and accompanying Cdn$35,000 bonus. The 33 year old from Marakwet ran a personal best of 2:06:48 at the … Continue reading






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“Bridge The Gap” Urban running Crew Movement comes to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

TORONTO October 8th 2015. The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is excited to welcome the “Bridge The Gap” urban running crew movement to this year’s event, and have them as an important part of our 26th edition. A total of 29 crews … Continue reading






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2015 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Start List Released

TORONTO October 7th 2015. There are just eleven days remaining until the 2015 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and the Elite Start List is revealed below. Several of the elite men are capable of challenging Deressa Chimsa’s course record of 2:07:05 while … Continue reading






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Kenya’s Peter Some Looking for Redemption at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. By Paul Gains

TORONTO October 6th 2015. A year ago Peter Some found himself at the front thirty kilometres into the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon battling the cold and windy elements. Confident and empowered by the appearance of his rivals the Kenyan pushed on … Continue reading






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New Zealand’s Mary Davies Chasing Rio Standard at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. By Paul Gains

TORONTO September 29th 2015. Three years ago Mary Davies’ victory at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon wasn’t so much a surprise as a shock to the thousands lining the streets expecting another East African to reach the finish line first. But … Continue reading






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Canadians Chasing Medals and Prize Money at Toronto Waterfront Marathon. By Paul Gains

TORONTO September 22nd 2015. History will be made at this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon October 18th as the event will serve as the Canadian Marathon Championships for the very first time. The race has also been honoured with IAAF Gold … Continue reading






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TARAH MCKAY-KORIR RUNNING FOR KENYAN KIDS, by Paul Gains

TORONTO. September 17. It’s really shaping up to be a special year at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, and this is one of a number of very fine stories in our 2015 edition. The Athletics Canada National Marathon Championships are bringing … Continue reading






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Shure Demise to Run Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. By Paul Gains

TORONTO September 15th 2015. As a young girl Shure Demise dreamed of becoming a world class runner like her hero and compatriot Derartu Tulu. Then, in January of this year, the young Ethiopian raced to a fourth place finish at … Continue reading






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