STWM international elites: who’s racing in Toronto

Here’s the rundown on the international elite field for Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Benson Kipruto to defend his STWM title on October 20

The 28-year-old Kenyan, younger brother to Chicago and Tokyo champion Dickson Chumba, is training for a personal best and possibly the course record this year at STWM

Mimi Belete sets new course record at 2018 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

New Zealander Jake Robertson looked strong until the last 10K, while Rono and Kiprotich dropped off early in the men’s race