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Archived News & Releases: 2005 (Post-race)

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Record total $625,930.45 raised at STWM Charity Challenge '05: winners announced! ...full story.
Dec 07-05
GeezerJock Magazine Announces 10 GeezerJock of the Year Age Group Winners — Ed Whitlock tops men's 70-79 category. ...more on
STWM05 Neighbourhood Challenge Winners announced: York Lions Steelband/TABIA performing in Ward 30 (Paula Fletcher territory) claim $5000 award as champions! ...full report and photos.
Ed Whitlock, "THE MASTER", Runner's World "Hero of Running, 2005" accepts prestigious award in New York City! Confirms STWM2006. ...see story and photos.
Oct 07-05
Ed Whitlock Two-nil Canada... Ed Whitlock wins "Battle of the Ageless Titans" ...trouncing Holland's Joop Ruter with another marvellous run—3:02: at age 74 years!! Photo at right: Ed receiving victory bouquet from NDP Leader Jack Layton, immediately after his finish... Will Ed come back to run sub 3 hours at age 75, for another World Record at next year's STWM?
Oct 06-05
Michal Kapral Michal Kapral, aka The Joggler sets new Guinness World Record of 3:07:49 ...shatters 5-year-old mark of Norwegian runner (3:20:49).
Oct 05-05
Jerry Kooymans Jerry Kooymans of Toronto sets new Canadian men's 50+ best of 73:49 in Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half Marathon — this eclipsed the 13-year old record of Ken Inglis of Kincardine (73:52)
Simon Bor takes 3 minutes off course record at Toronto Waterfront

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