Lanni Marchant after winning 2016's Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Canada’s Lanni Marchant @LJM5252 is enjoying a record-breaking fall season and has obviously found a rare groove in marathon racing lately. Marchant is the Canadian record holder in the event: three years ago, she clocked 2 hours 28 minutes in winning the 2013 Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Just last weekend, Marchant placed 7th in the […]

Lanni Marchant: fastest Canadian ever

Britain's Mo Farah, right, leads the 10,000m field in Rio 1
Britain’s Mo Farah, one of the very best distance runners in athletics history, wrote one of the finest chapters in his illustrious history in winning the 10,000m Olympic gold in Rio 2016. Farah – who remarkably hasn’t been beaten over this distance since 2011 – held off a cadre of […]

Mo Farah’s amazing 10,000m win