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Introducing our 2014 STWM Digital Champions!

On Sunday October 19th, 25,000 runners will come together in Toronto for the 25th Anniversary of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon! Today we are excited to announce our 2014 Digital Champions ambassador team. The STWM Digital Champions are a group … Continue reading

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Running With Benefits

TORONTO. May 15th 2014. When Digital Champion Andrew Chak ran his first 10K three 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 … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Georgies Best – Running For My Dad

I am the son of George McGrath, a soon to be 57 year old seemingly healthy individual, up until 7 weeks ago. George was screened for colon cancer and when it came back positive, our family was stunned. He went … Continue reading

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Netsanet Abeyo Returning to Toronto Waterfront Fit and Fast by Paul Gains

An injury forced Netsanet Achero Abeyo to withdraw from last year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, a race where she had set her sights on beating the course record of 2:22:43. One year on, and she is more determined than ever … Continue reading

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