Bloomex returns as official florist of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Bloomex is offering a family and friends discount code in the digital swag bag for all runners. They will receive 20 percent off on all flowers and gifts at bloomex.ca when they use code RACE20 at checkout until December 31, 2019.
The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is the largest of the Canada Running Series events and takes place in the heart of Canada's largest city. The weekend attracts more than 26,000 athletes, with participants from over 75 countries, in the full marathon, half-marathon, and 5K events.
This year's Marathon IAAF Gold Label race will serve as the trials for the Canadian team at Tokyo 2020. Rory Linkletter and Evan Esselink as young Canadians will face a world class field including three Canadian Olympians, Reid Coolsaet, Dylan Wykes and Cam Levins.
The Toronto Waterfront Marathon is also a popular Boston Marathon qualifying event. Philemon Rono has won the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon twice and run the fastest time ever run on Canadian soil – 2:06:52. He will go for a third victory at the 2019 edition. The race also encourages people to raise money for a charity of their choice through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge.
"Bloomex is delighted to return as a sponsor to the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon," says Sue McDonald, Director of PR and Corporate Partnerships at Bloomex Canada. "It's a wonderful, high-energy weekend with world class running as well as an opportunity to raise money for Canadian charities. We wish all the runners the best of luck!"
"Bloomex is a terrific partner who delivers an outstanding product and adds a level of credibility to our Press Conference and Awards Ceremonies - and our top runners love getting bouquets on stage," says Alan Brookes, Race Director of Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon.
For more information on the 30th Edition Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon visit STWM.ca and for media accreditation at the event please click here.
About Bloomex Canada
Bloomex is the largest florist in Canada. Orders are taken and processed through the company's site at www.bloomex.ca or by phone, and then delivered to customers via local courier. In addition to flowers, Bloomex offers a variety of other gift items including plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, sweets and treats, balloons and other items. The company serves Canada, the US, and Australia.
About Canada Running Series
Canada Running Series [CRS] is passionately committed to building community through running. As the nation's premier running circuit with 8 events across the country, CRS annually attracts 60,000 participants and raises more than $5 million for some 250 mostly-local charities. The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is one of North America's most exciting and rapidly growing running events and is host to the 2019 Canadian Marathon Championships.