National Marathon Champions for Canada

Men (71 runnings)
26 May 2012   Ottawa ON            2:18:33.3  Robyn Watson
27 May 2012   Ottawa ON            2:19:54.6  Rejean Chiasson (ON)
29 May 2011   Ottawa ON            2:19:51.8  Lucas McAneney
30 May 2010   Ottawa ON            2:21:46.3  Stephen Drew
24 May 2009   Ottawa ON            2:17:09.5  Reid Coolsaet
25 May 2008   Ottawa ON            2:16:54.1  Giitha Macharia
27 May 2007   Ottawa ON            2:18:06.9  Matthew McInnes-2
28 May 2006   Ottawa ON            2:27:59.0  Charles Bedley
29 May 2005   Ottawa ON            2:18:20.7  James Finlayson
30 May 2004   Ottawa ON            2:18:52.4  Matthew McInnes
       ....   not held
12 May 2002   Ottawa ON            2:15:45.2  Bruce Deacon-3
13 May 2001   Ottawa ON            2:18:53.3  Bruce Deacon-2
14 May 2000   Ottawa ON            2:17:13    Bruce Deacon
       ....   not held
12 May 1991   Ottawa ON            2:23:44    Michael Petrocci
08 Jul 1990   Calgary AB           2:28:18    Ashley Dustow
24 Sep 1989   Montreal PQ          2:20:07    Peter Maher
15 May 1988   Ottawa ON            2:18:40    Gordon Christie
04 Oct 1987   Toronto ON           2:17:41.1  Michael Dyon-3
28 Sep 1986   Montreal PQ          2:20:36    Agustin Diaz Romero
16 Jun 1985   Winnipeg MB          2:22:32    Roger Schwegel
13 May 1984   Ottawa ON            2:13:19    David Edge
29 May 1983   Winnipeg MB          2:16:21    Art Boileau
30 May 1982   Montreal PQ          2:16:12.6  Michael Dyon-2
03 May 1981   Vancouver BC         2:19:16    John Hill
04 May 1980   Vancouver BC         2:16:52    Brian Maxwell-2
09 Sep 1979   Saint John's NF      2:20:45    Ken Inglis
17 Sep 1978   New Glasgow NS       2:21:54    Richard Hughson
05 Jun 1977   Edmonton AB          2:23:56    Robert Moore
09 Oct 1976   Waterloo ON          2:30:55    Doug Scorrar
11 Oct 1975   Waterloo ON          2:18:40    Brian Maxwell
12 Oct 1974   Waterloo ON          2:17:57    Thomas Howard
15 Sep 1973   Saint John's NF      2:13:26.7  Jerome Drayton-2
24 Jun 1972   Montreal PQ          2:23:13 +  Jerome Drayton
23 May 1971   Etobicoke ON         2:24:57    John Cliff
31 May 1970   Hamilton ON          2:32:21    Andy Boychuk-4
19 May 1969   Brantford ON         2:31:44.6  Chris Steer
27 Jul 1968   Calgary AB           2:29:21    Andy Boychuk-3
04 Jun 1967   Winnipeg MB          2:26:22.8  Andy Boychuk-2
05 Jun 1966   Ottawa ON            2:35:24    Andy Boychuk
05 Sep 1965   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:36:48    Tom McCarty
18 Jul 1964   Calgary AB           2:39:55    Gordon Dickson-6
01 Sep 1963   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:33:23    Doug Kyle
09 Sep 1962   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:27:39    Gordon Dickson-5
03 Sep 1961   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:31:50    John J Kelley (MA/USA)
25 Jun 1960   Hamilton ON          2:52:17    Gordon Dickson-4
31 May 1959   Vancouver BC         2:25:39.4  Gordon Dickson-3
14 May 1958   Hamilton ON          2:21:50.6  Gordon Dickson-2
12 Oct 1957   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:32:47    Gordon Dickson
29 Sep 1956   Hamilton ON          2:36:05    George Hillier-2
24 May 1955   Hamilton ON          3:00:05    Ted Corbitt (NY/USA)
19 Jun 1954   Hamilton ON          3:10:46    Gérard Coté-3
       ....   not held
03 May 1952   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:47:02.2  Paul Collins-3
04 May 1951   Saint Hyacinthe PQ   2:58:42    Walter Fedorick
28 Aug 1950   Verdun PQ            2:45:11    Paul Collins-2
09 Jul 1949   Toronto ON           2:48:48    Paul Collins
12 Jun 1948   Hamilton ON          2:46:06    Gérard Coté-2
14 Jun 1947   Toronto ON           2:45:51    Albert Morton
29 Aug 1946   Quebec City PQ       3:01:00    Gérard Coté
       ....   not held
24 May 1940   Toronto ON           2:35:27    Robert Rankine-2
24 May 1939   Toronto ON           2:36:11    Robert Rankine
22 Oct 1938   Verdun PQ            2:34:47    Walter Young
18 Sep 1937   Toronto ON           2:41:30    James Bartlett (ON)
20 Jun 1936   Hamilton ON          3:01:06    Harold Webster
05 Oct 1935   Toronto ON           2:46:01    Richard Wilding
06 Oct 1934   Toronto ON           2:44:06    Dave Komonen-3
05 Aug 1933   Toronto ON           2:40:58    Dave Komonen-2
11 Jun 1932   Toronto ON           2:52:12    Edgar Cudworth
08 Aug 1931   Toronto ON           2:40:12    Dave Komonen (FIN)
07 Jun 1930   Toronto ON           2:51:12.2  Percy Wyer
24 May 1929   Toronto ON           2:46:38.8  Fred Ward (USA)
       ....   
24 May 1911   Hamilton ON          2:53:30    James Corkery (ON))
24 May 1910   Hamilton ON          2:49:18.8  Mike Ryan (USA)

Notes: The 1972 course was 43.195 km.

Non-champion winners
2013  2:08:04.8  Tariku Jifar (ETH)
2012  2:09:12.9  Laban Moiben-2
2011  2:10:17.9  Laban Moiben (KEN)
2010  2:09:33.4  Arata Fujiwara (JPN)
2009  2:13:22.6  David Cheruiyot Emmanuel-4
2008  2:10:59.8  David Cheruiyot Emmanuel-3
2007  2:10:35.4  David Cheruiyot Emmanuel-2
2006  2:12:18.2  Abderrahim Bouramdhane (MAR)
2005  2:14:20.3  David Cheruiyot Emmanuel (KEN)
2004  2:11:48.3  Elly Rono (KEN)
2002  2:14:04.0  Joseph Ndiritu (KEN)
2001  2:15:50.5  Joseph Ndiritu (KEN)
1986  2:10:30.3  Abebe Mekonnen (ETH)
1985  2:18:01    Dennis Rinde (CA/USA)
1981  2:16:27    Brian Morgan (AUS)
1980  2:13:14    Gary Henry (AUS)
1965  2:30:22    John Booras (USA)
1962  2:26:31    Fred Norris (ENG)
First Canadian with non-Canadian champion
1961  2:59:26   2nd  Orville Atkins
1955  3:04:45   2nd  George Hillier
1934  2:44:38   2nd  James Bartlett-2
1933  2:48:56   2nd  James Bartlett (ON)
1931  2:47:37   2nd  Jack O'Reilly
1929  2:47:26   2nd  Gabriel Routsalainen

Women (28 runnings)
26 May 2012   Ottawa ON            2:33:10.2  Lyudmila Korchagina-5
27 May 2012   Ottawa ON            2:42:52.8  Lisa Avery (ON)
29 May 2011   Ottawa ON            2:42:26.2  Emily Kroshus
30 May 2010   Ottawa ON            2:39:07.3  Krista Duchene
24 May 2009   Ottawa ON            2:32:09.8  Lyudmila Korchagina-4
25 May 2008   Ottawa ON            2:33:57.3  Tara Quinn
27 May 2007   Ottawa ON            2:31:56.6  Lyudmila Korchagina-3
28 May 2006   Ottawa ON            2:29:42.1  Lyudmila Korchagina-2
29 May 2005   Ottawa ON            2:32:18.5  Lyudmila Korchagina
30 May 2004   Ottawa ON            2:34:45.0  Nicole Stevenson
       ....   not held
12 May 2002   Ottawa ON            2:39:16.5  Tania Jones
13 May 2001   Ottawa ON            2:37:58.9  Danuta Bartoszek
14 May 2000   Ottawa ON            2:36:46    Veronique Vandersmissen
       ....   not held
12 May 1991   Ottawa ON            2:51:00    Laura Konantz
08 Jul 1990   Calgary AB           2:45:59    Claire Kroshus
24 Sep 1989   Montreal PQ          2:39:46    Ellen Rochefort-2
15 May 1988   Ottawa ON            2:54:27    Jean Payette
04 Oct 1987   Toronto ON           2:46:02.3  Marjorie Stewart
28 Sep 1986   Montreal PQ          2:35:51    Ellen Rochefort
16 Jun 1985   Winnipeg MB          2:48:09    Bernadette Duffy
13 May 1984   Ottawa ON            2:30:37    Sylvie Ruegger
29 May 1983   Winnipeg MB          2:40:27    Cynthia Hamilton-2
30 May 1982   Montreal PQ          2:39:01.7  Cynthia Hamilton
03 May 1981   Vancouver BC         2:48:23    Nancy McLaren
04 May 1980   Vancouver BC         2:53:01    Jane Weishaupt
09 Sep 1979   Saint John's NF      3:00:17    Wendy Robertson
14 May 1978   Ottawa ON            2:47:38    Christine Lavalee
       ....
02 May 1976   Ottawa ON            3:09:27    Eleanor Thomas

Non-champion winners
2013  2:25:30.1  Yeshi Esayias Tesemma-2
2012  2:28:45.9  Yeshi Esayias Tesemma (ETH)
2011  2:32:14.0  Haile Kebelush Lema (ETH)
2010  2:28:19.0  Merima Mohammed (ETH)
2009  2:27:40.9  Asmae Leghzaoui-2
2008  2:28:43.9  Asmae Leghzaoui (MAR)
2005  2:31:52.7  Lidiya Vasilevskaya (RUS)
2004  2:30:53.9  Lyudmila Korchagina-2
2002  2:33:13.3  Lyudmila Korchagina (RUS)
1988  2:52:08    Margarita Galicia (MEX)
1985  2:38:08    Janice Klecker (MN/USA)
1982  2:36:05.5  Annick Loir (FRA)
1980  2:45:27    Marilyn Belwood (USA)

Most Titles

Men (1929/date)

6

Gordon Dickson 1957-60,1962,1964

Women (1976-date)

5

Lyudmila Korchagina 2005-07,2009,2012


Last Updated on 28 May 2013

Contributors: Maurice Wilson (50), Steve Gajersky (8), Jack Leydig (1), Alex Wilson (1), Andy Milroy (17), Juraj Gasparovic (5)