Category Archives: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Running In The Family. By Amanda Bond

TORONTO July 10th 2014. Amanda (Mandy) has been running since her track and cross country days in elementary school. She picked it up again in 2010 after a rather lengthy break, inspired by her marathon-running dad with whom she ran … Continue reading

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Between A Serving Of Bacon And Chocolate Milk. By Petja Taivassalo

TORONTO July 6th 2014. Since lacing up his first pair of “real” running shoes to start running with his wife 4 years ago, it didn’t take long for Digital Champion Petja Taivassalo to become addicted to the enjoyment of getting … Continue reading

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Running? Why Would I Do That? By Michael Lobsinger

TORONTO June 29th 2014. Why does Digital Champion Michael Lobsinger run? To be more awesome, that’s why. His philosophy on life is why keep doing what you’re doing if you can be doing something better or doing more? That’s how … Continue reading

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Coming Back From Defeat. By Lisa Davidson

June 26th 2014. TORONTO. Lisa Davidson is thrilled to be back as a STWM Digital Champion for the second time. Lisa has raced every distance from 5K to the marathon and is excited to lace up for another 42.2K run … Continue reading

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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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