Marathon Relay


Ready to do something fun with your friends, family or coworkers? The 4-Person Marathon Relay is a fun way to enjoy some running comradery, while practicing social distancing. Complete 42.2K, while only running a quarter of the distance! Your team has from October 1st – 31st to run your marathon and each member will complete 10.55K.

Virtual Period: October 1st – 31st

Entry Cost: $160 (plus tax and processing fees)

Each Team Member’s Race Kit Includes:

  • Finisher medal
  • New Balance souvenir shirt
  • Running belt
  • Digital bib and certificate
  • Custom Toronto Landmark Stickers
  • Larabar
  • Nuun Performance Hydration Drink Mix Sampler (Lemon Lime)
  • Biotrue Eye Drops
  • Other partner items (TBC)

How it works

  1. Captain signs up, creates relay team name and passcode, and pays the entry fee for the team.
  2. Captain sends passcode to their 3 other teammates.
  3. Teammates register using the passcode and add themselves to the relay team.
  4. When October rolls around, you log in to the Race Roster system and each team member can log in their 10.55K time in a different leg.

Options To Receive Your Race Kit:

  • Shipped anywhere in Canada ($10) or internationally ($20) starting October 1st. Shipping will continue until the end of the virtual race period.
  • Free pickup available at:
    • Participating Running Room store locations
    • Canada Running Series Warehouse (73 Galaxy Boulevard, Unit 4/5, Etobicoke)
    • Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel – Provincial Ballroom, second level (123 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5H 2M9). 
    • Please note that you will need to select your location during registration as space is limited

Pickup Schedule:

  • Warehouse and Running Room store pickup will be available Thursday, September 30 – Sunday, October 3.  
    • Thursday, September 30 – 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. 
    • Friday, October 1 – 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. 
    • Saturday, October 2 – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
    • Sunday, October 3 – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
  • Pickup will be available at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel on Friday, October 15th and Saturday, October 16th.  
    • Friday, October 15 – 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. 
    • Saturday, October 16 – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Training Plans

Official STWM training programs begin June 2021. Running Room programs are designed to help runners of all abilities, from those with very little experience to marathon veterans, reach their goals and stay motivated. Weekly email, video and audio support will help get you to the next step in your running. Includes 18 weeks of virtual coaching including a weekly zoom meeting.

Reach your race day goal with RunCoach! As a participant of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon you receive FREE and personalized training from RunCoach. Runcoach is here to guide you through your online training journey. As a participant you can also take advantage of this great offer to upgrade to GOLD: 1:1 coaching, individualized insights on training, injuries, and goals, and coach-assisted schedule adjustment and enhancement for only $30.00 CDN.

Stay Connected

Use hashtags #TOwaterfront42K and #MoveForwardTO to connect with our virtual race community. Join our Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Facebook Group and follow us on Instagram @towaterfront42k.

Inputting Your Results

Details coming soon.


Finisher Medal

Colourful, cheerful and bright, this medal evokes the feeling of running past the Scotiabank Arena, through a wall of confetti, to the sound of everyone cheering your name!

Souvenir Shirt

Designed by local artist Mark Serrano, this year’s shirt was inspired by sports, streets signs, the skyline, and vibrant local culture-including raccoons!

Running Belt

The perfect accessory to take on your runs or walks, this running belt will hold your keys, cards and other small items including your headphones!


New Balance Jacket

Celebrate your virtual race experience with the official Toronto Waterfront Marathon jacket from New Balance. Available as an upgrade during registration.