Canadian Running

WORLD RECORD DOMINANCE

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70 to 74: 2:54:48 75 to 79: 3:04:54 80 to 84: 3:15:54 Local favourite Ed Whitlock also didn’t disappoint, breaking the ageclass world record for 82-year-olds by nearly seven minutes, running 3:41:58.

The Milton, Ont., resident rose to prominence when he became the oldest person to ever run a sub-3:00 marathon in 2000, running 2:52:74. He has become a recognizab­le and popular character at each year’s Waterfront Marathon, breaking numerous records in the past decade.

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