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Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to be live streamed Sunday morning

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to be live streamed Sunday morning

Dick Straight October 18, 2017 0

Paul Gains Running fans from around the world will once again be able to watch the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon in its entirety thanks to a unique partnership between race organizers, sponsors and Astrodog Media. Beginning

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Catherine Watkins Chasing Canadian Masters’ Marathon Record

Catherine Watkins Chasing Canadian Masters’ Marathon Record

Christopher Kelsall September 28, 2017 0

Paul Gains If things go according to plan, Catherine Watkins will be a new Canadian Masters’ record holder in the marathon come October 22nd. The 46-year-old from Vancouver has set the women’s 45 years+ standard of

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Uganda’s Alex Chesakit Racing at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Uganda’s Alex Chesakit Racing at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall September 26, 2017 0

Paul Gains East African runners have dominated the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon the past two decades, but one thing this IAAF Gold Label race has never had is a Ugandan victor. Alex Chesakit is hoping to

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Djibouti’s Mumin Gala to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Djibouti’s Mumin Gala to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Dick Straight September 19, 2017 0

Paul Gains With their medal-winning performances at the1985 IAAF World Cup Marathon in Hiroshima a pair of Djiboutian runners left international sports journalists scratching their heads with one hand while turning the pages of a

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Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall August 31, 2017 0

Paul Gains Trevor Hofbauer will make his eagerly awaited marathon debut October 22nd at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon which is both an IAAF Gold Label race and the Canadian Championship. The move up in distance

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Philemon Rono to defend Toronto Marathon title

Philemon Rono to defend Toronto Marathon title

Dick Straight August 17, 2017 0

Paul Gains A year ago Kenya’s Philemon Rono overcame a world class field, humid conditions – not to mention a collision with a traffic barricade – to capture the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon in a

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Legend: Ed Whitlock takes world record at 85 breaking the 4:00:00 in the marathon

Legend: Ed Whitlock takes world record at 85 breaking the 4:00:00 in the marathon

Christopher Kelsall October 17, 2016 0

Congratulations to Ed Whitlock on yet another world record. Ed Whitlock, 85, continues to defy age and to break world records. On Sunday October 16 he beat the world record for age 85+ marathoners with

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Competitive Fields Set for Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Competitive Fields Set for Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Dick Straight October 6, 2016 0

By Paul Gains Kenya’s Isshimael Chemtan returns to the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon in defence of the title he won a year ago. On that occasion his margin of victory was merely a stride length

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‘Gun Runner’ to Race 2016 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

‘Gun Runner’ to Race 2016 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall September 29, 2016 0

by Paul Gains Had it not been for the prospects of becoming a distance runner Julius Arile Lamerinyang might well have met the fate that has befallen many of his friends: death by gunfire. From his

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East African Rivalry Renewed at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

East African Rivalry Renewed at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Dick Straight September 15, 2016 0

by Paul Gains Less than a second separated Kenyans Ishhimael Chemtan and Gilbert Kirwa at last year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon with Chemtan’s sprint proving to be the difference. It earned him victory in 2:09:00. The

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