Canada Operating Collection introduced on Feb. 2 that the Japanese footwear model Asics will function the official associate for 3 Canada Operating Collection races: the TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon, 21K de Montréal and Vancouver Half Marathon. Asics will function the official merchandise model and can help athletes with unique customized coaching applications by means of the Asics Runkeeper app.
Canada Operating Collection will even proceed utilizing Race Roster, which is a world-leading race registration platform out of London, Ont. and a current model acquisition from Asics. Race Roster has been affiliated with internet hosting registration for CRS occasions since 2016 and was the title sponsor of Toronto’s Excessive Park Spring Run-Off 8K between 2016 and 2019.
This five-year sponsorship deal will start in 2022 and can see Asics increase the model to varied platforms and produce high-performance-running merchandise to help every CRS race.
“We’re immensely proud to associate as soon as once more with Asics and leverage their in depth data of race know-how to boost race expertise,” Charlotte Brookes, Canada Operating Collection’ nationwide occasion director stated in a press launch. “The partnership between Asics and the Runkeeper app, plus Race Roster will permit us to proceed driving constructive change for each digital and in-person racing.”
In-person and digital registration is now open for all three Canada Operating Collection occasions. The 21K de Montréal will likely be held on April 23-24, 2022, whereas the Vancouver Half Marathon is ready for June 26, 2022, and the TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon will happen on October 16, 2022.