CN Tower, Toronto
Our Coaches
Stafford Whalen - Racewalks
A past middle distance runner, Stafford has been coaching athletes
for marathon running, and racewalking for 30 years. Over the years
he has coached novice to senior athletes who have competed in
Provincial to Olympic competitions.

Stafford has been appointed head coach for many international
Canadian Racewalking Teams including the 2002, 2004 & 2006
World Championships in Italy, Germany & La Coruna Spain '06.

Stafford has been married for 30 years to his high school
sweetheart Lily - a past Canadian Champion racewalker and
current Masters record holder. Stafford enjoys developing young
athletes to reach their fullest potential.

Stafford has been appointed National Racewalk Coordinator and
Coach by Athletics Canada.