iRun ISSUE05 2015

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FOUNDER Mark Sutcliffe mark@marksutcliffe.com GENERAL MANAGER Ben Kaplan ben@iRun.ca ADVERTISING SALES Sabrina Young Sabrina@iRun.ca 416.617.4375 MANAGING EDITOR Anna Lee Boschetto annalee@iRun.ca ASSISTANT EDITOR Priya Ramanujam STAFF WRITER Megan Black CONTRIBUTORS Andrew Chak, Krista DuChene, Rick Hansen, Rick Hellard, Karen Karnis, Patience Lister, Joanne Richard, Erin Velois, Ray Zahab. CREATIVE DIRECTOR & DESIGN Tanya Connolly-Holmes creative@greatriver.ca GRAPHIC DESIGNERS Jamie Dean Regan Van Dusen CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER Darren Calabrese ILLUSTRATOR Chloe Cushman STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Solana Cain iRun is a publication of Sportstats World

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RUNNER WITH A CAUSE

YOUR BETTER HALF Sport Chek and Fitbit come together on a

Boston winner Wesley Korir defends his title while working in Kenya’s Parliament and running the Kenyan Kids Foundation from St. Clements, Ontario, with his wife.

killer half marathon training program and introduce fun ways to win zippy prizes!

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“I HAVE ALMOST NEVER HAD A RUN WHEN I HAVEN’T HAD TO STOP TO WRITE A LYRIC DOWN.” Dashboard Confessional’s Chris Carrabbara on

“IF YOU’RE NOT RUNNING FOR SOMETHING, YOU’RE JUST CHASING THE WIND.” Boston winner Wesley Korir headlines the iRun 2015 Salute to Charity Racers iRun.ca ISSUE 05 2015

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HEART AND SOLE The runners and organizations that are changing the world, and three easy steps to get immediately involved.

iRun to prove to myself that I can overcome any obstacle. — Christine Dorcin, Ontario

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his marathon training, ultimate playlist and the inspiration he finds in his running shoes.

ILLUSTRATION BY CHLOE CUSHMAN

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BOTTLE FULL OF BANFF The Banff Half Marathon might just be our country’s most gorgeous 21K. Anna Lee Boschetto takes in the sites and the suds.

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