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Stockade-athon: Whitlock chasing world records

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In typically modest fashion, Ed Whitlock described the scene at the finish of the Toronto Waterfront Mar­athon thus: “There was a lot of noise, yes.” The 80-year-old London native and long-time Canadian resident ran a mind-boggling 3:15:53.9 on Oct. 16, and that noise you keep hearing is a needle stuck in a groove that repeats the words “world record” over and over. The Association of Road Racing Statis­ticians ( keeps track of single-age world records ...

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