Category Archives: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Ethiopia’s Tariku Jufar Returns To Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

With the addition of Ethiopia’s Tariku Jufar to the 2014 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon organisers proudly point to the fact four men in the field have beaten 2 hours 7 minutes in the past three years. Two of them have … Continue reading






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Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2014 goes For Green!

TORONTO October 2nd 2014. While 26,000 participants will be running for the fabulous gold, silver or bronze-bling Finishers’ medals on October 19th, the Canada Running Series organizing team will be racing hard for “Green”! Following the successful example of their … Continue reading






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The Run Is Enough: The Sophomore Slump. By Jodi Lewchuk

TORONTO October 5th 2014. Digital Champion Jodi Lewchuk took up running after a long hiatus to exercise her energetic dog, Tilda, and her passion for the sport was rekindled as she connected with the running community and discovered what a … Continue reading






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Mulu Seboka Has Canadian All Comers’ Record in Sight, by Paul Gains

Mulu Seboka has one thing in mind when she lines up for the 2014 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, October 19th, and that is to beat the women’s course record of 2:22:43. That record was set in 2010 by Kenya’s Sharon … Continue reading






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Kim Doerksen Soccer Player Turned Marathon Star to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, by Paul Gains

After she underwent surgery on an injured knee Kim Doerksen gave up her promising soccer career. A serendipitous moment, certainly, because she has since become one of the brightest prospects on the Canadian marathon scene. This past spring the 23 … Continue reading






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25 Reasons Why You Should Run STWM. By Jessica Kuepfer

TORONTO September 29th 2014. Digital Champion Jessica Kuepfer is a runner, blogger and latte drinker from Waterloo, ON. She is thrilled to be a Digital Champion for her favourite marathon in Canada! Connect with Jessica on Twitter @lacesandlattes and on … Continue reading






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What The Marathon Has Taught Me. By Christa Davidson

TORONTO September 25th 2014. Digital Champion Christa Davidson says, “Running is not simply something I do, it is what makes me who I am.” As a mother to her two children Tucker and Tilley, and a wife to her husband … Continue reading






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Innovative YouTube Broadcast Brings Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to World, by Paul Gains

MaRS Discovery District, EPMG and YouTube work together to live-stream race to larger audience September 25, 2014 – Toronto, Canada – Race fans all over the world will have access to the live broadcast of this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront … Continue reading






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What’s Your Blerch? #BeatTheBlerch Contest

In celebration of the release of The Oatmeal’s new book “The Terrible And Wonderful Reasons Why I Run Long Distances” we want to talk about THE BLERCH! Netflix, cake, sleeping in, beer, negative thinking. What are the things in your … Continue reading






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Musings On My First Marathon. By Emily Gray

TORONTO. September 22nd 2014. In 2010, Digital Champion Emily Gray cheered on runners at mile 22 of the New York City Marathon, and cried. Inspiration had hit, and she knew she had to get involved somehow. When early 2011 rolled around, … Continue reading






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