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Targetting Toronto Waterfront Marathon could be ticket to a PB
BY BRUCE RAYMER
Several of my athletes over the years have chosen the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon as their goal race, to which I’m always delighted (especially if they’re using it as a qualifier of some kind)
When you hunker down in movie theatres this December to see The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, you can thank a Western Canada connection for the amazing fight scenes and sword battles playing out on the big screen in front of you.
Tethered together with surgical tubing, 10 Calgary runners set a Guinness World Record for running a marathon linked together. With a time of 2:55:23, the runners set their record and raised more than $100,000 for research to fight mitochondrial disease.