In-Person Race

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You’ve been waiting months for this — the TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon is back with 42K, 21K and 5K distance options! Grab your running shoes, put on your favourite tech shirt, and get ready to race to the sound of real, live cheers as you enjoy a scenic route through the city!

This year, our new official race app will give participants and spectators the most exciting race day experience yet including:
  • Runner tracking
  • Digital cheer cards
  • Racecourse map
  • Augmented reality features
  • Surprise-and-delight experiences

COVID-19 Policy – Updated March 21, 2022

Following the guidelines of Athletics Canada, Athletics Ontario & Toronto Public Health, we have removed the requirement to show proof of vaccination for all eligible participants.

Race Kit Pickup

All participants in the In-Person race must pick up their Race Kit at Race Kit Pickup.

Race Kit Pickup is available at the TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon Expo at the Enercare Centre, Hall D, on Oct. 14-15, 2022

Friday October 14, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday October 15, 2022 | 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

There is no race day pickup.

Please note if you are taking part in The Whole Shebang, you will receive your virtual medals at race kit pickup.

Picking up for a Friend?

Please bring either their original Race Roster Registration Confirmation Email OR a text, e-mail, or hand-written note that states they allow you to pick up their race kit on their behalf.

Training Plan

Your custom training plan is waiting.

In partnership with ASICS, the TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon is proud to bring you a free premium upgrade* to Runkeeper GO™ ️ including training plans, progress insights, workout comparisons, and live tracking.

Sign-up for the race to receive your link to upgrade. Free to use until race day. *Please note, you will be emailed your link to upgrade 24 hours after point of registration.

Choose Your Distance

Each distance includes a unique race package full of awesome swag and goodies from our race partners! Click below to view detailed information on what you get for each distance.

Race Day Schedule

8:00 a.m | 5K Start at Lake Shore Blvd West and Ontario Drive*

8:45 a.m | Half Marathon & Marathon Start at University Avenue and Queen St*

*More information about waves and arrival times will be available closer to the event date.

What’s Included

Finisher Medal

The 2022 TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon Finisher Medal depicts the view of the Toronto skyline from Tommy Thompson Park, as well as two oak trees encircling the medal – the official tree of the City of Toronto – connecting all of us to the healing power of nature and our responsibility to preserve it!

ASICS Souvenir Shirt

The 2022 TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon ASICS Souvenir Shirt, designed by renowned Toronto artist Ben Johnston, allows you to rep Toronto no matter where you run!