Hello my name is Jennifer Dawson and I am very excited to represent Run For Life as an Ambassador at this years London 2012 Olympic Games. I grew up in a small town and am the eldest of 6 children. I was a Prima Ballerina for twelve years and I taught dance at a local […]
I am a full time business professional and mother of two young children. I have completed 5 marathons and 2 short distance triathlons. I am also a Certified Nordic Walking instructor. Running has been such an important part of my life that I was even married on the finish line of the NYC marathon in […]
Robert Bracey is President and CEO of Quartet Service Inc. Quartet was founded in 1998 and Robert purchased the company in 2002. Quartet delivers IT service to mid-market clients in Toronto. Services include server virtualization, on-site support, help desk, telecommunications and others. Quartet’s “private cloud” infrastructure connects office towers throughout Toronto and many services are […]
I run Edge Personal Training in Campbellford Ontario. I am a CPT through CSEP, a level one weight trainer through CFES, I have my Bronze Cross, Bronze Medallion, and National Lifeguard certification through the Lifesaving Society. I am currently organizing a free Couch to 5Km learn to run program in my community in an effort […]
Why I Run I started running again last year because I had a passion for it as a young adult. I found out right away that that passion had never left me. I make every effort to participate in every race here in the Nation’s Capital to support the various charities, especially the Military […]
At 3 years of age fitness started to be a big part of my life. From the balance beam to the local skating arena I was a very active girl. By 8 years of age, I joined my school’s running team and have been an advocate of running ever since. In 2001, I ventured to […]
Although I cycle and play hockey, running has remained my favorite activity to stay active. This passion began with track during elementary school and continued into college. The runner’s high and the competition of race day was what I strived for. After college however I changed my running focus running to chasing my 3 children, […]
With a personal best of 2:07, Wesley Korir is the two time winner of the LA Marathon and 4th Place finisher in the 2010 Chicago Marathon. Married to Canadian middle distance runner Tarah McKay(far right), Wesley splits his time between Louisville, Waterloo, and Kenya. Wesley is very excited to be part of the Run […]
Lindsay Seegmiller is a 2009 graduate from Queen’s University, in the Global Development Studies program. While attending Queen’s, Lindsay spent summers working throughout Africa, most recently in the Baduburam Liberian Refugee Camp in Ghana. While working in the camp, Lindsay identified a need for a daily feeding program for the students attending Children Better Way […]
Noel was born on the East coast and has 23 years of running experience. Writer, runner and communicator now working in Ottawa, Ontario. I have a passion for running that started early and has continued until present day. I started on the track as a teenager and soon found I loved running whether it was […]
Hello Theresa, Thank you again for all the help you’ve given. It is still so amazing to see the kids who are proudly wearing their Run Like Lightning t-shirts. Amazing… here is a shot of us before the Whitby Waterfront 5km.
Welcome to Northern Ontario. Scott administers the Fun in Team Athletics program to communities throughout Northern Ontario.
Debbie Mitchell I started running in 2006 and it quickly became my passion. Since that time, I have participated in numerous races of various distances that range from 3 to 42.2k. By far, my favourite has been “Around the Bay” which not only provides a beautiful course, but, an abundance of history for some of our […]