It’s the football championship of the world.
It must be the state of the economy or something. Or perhaps no one wants to come to Florida. The Dead Runners Society World Conference for 2010 will not be held.
Tony Lyons swims for the orphans. He’s making a charity swim of 42.2 km today!
“Tony Lyons will be doing a marathon Swim (42.2 km or 26.2 miles) 1688 lengths of a 25 meter pool at Canada Games Pool, 65 East Sixth Avenue, New Westminster, B.C. (www.nwpr.bc.ca) on March 27th 2009. To raise funds for the CKNW Orphan’s fund (www.cknw.com/orphans)”
LotStreetWiz is live-blogging it at marathonswimlive.
Swim workout in 25-metre pool with Lizbot and LotStreetWiz, overseen by Coach Kelvin, about 65 minutes.
Total: 800 metres or 880 yards.
The new sport of parcour, which is basically to make the city your playground and jungle gym, looks very cool, but I’m sure it needs a lot of practice, as QT found out.
The results and pictures of yesterday’s marathon and half-marathon are up.
Every year, the Longboat Road Runners running club puts on a foot race on Toronto Island. It’s a fast, very flat course. But first, you have to take a ferry to the island. This year’s race was held last weekend on September 21. The pictures are up on Flickr.