National team

Our Team


Lanni Marchant

Birthdate : 11 April 1984

Birthplace : Canada

Hometown : London, Ontario, Canada

Language : English

Provincial affiliation : Athletics Ontario

Club : London Western T.f.c.

Coach : Dave Mills

Event specialization : 10000m / Marathon

Professional affiliation : Asics

Lanni Marchant is the Canadian record holder for the women’s marathon. On October 20, 2013, Marchant set the Canadian women's marathon record at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, running it in exactly 2:28:00.

Marchant has represented Canada at the Chiba Ekiden relays (2008, 2010, 2011, 2012), at the 2013 World Championships in the marathon event, and at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, in the marathon event.

In 2015, Marchant found success at the 10,000m distance. Marchant went under the previous Canadian record and earned the Olympic standard running 31:46.94 at the Payton Jordan Invitational. Along with earning a bronze medal at the 2015 Pan Am Games, Marchant placed 18th in the 10,000m at the 2015 IAAF World Championships.


  • 2015 Pan American Games Bronze (10000m)
  • Canadian record-holder (Marathon)
5000 MetreOutdoor16:07.62Music City Distance CarnivalNashville2013-06-01
10000 MetreOutdoor31:46.94Payton Jordan InvitationalStanford2015-05-02
5 kmRoad16:43.00Douglasville Moonlight RunDouglasville2010-10-23
8 kmRoad26:43.00Modo Spring Run-Off 8KVancouver2015-03-22
10 kmRoad31:49.00Tamarack Ottawa Race WeekendOttawa2015-05-23
20 kmRoad1:07:27.18IAAF World Half Marathon ChampionshipsCardiff2016-03-26
Half MarathonRoad1:10:47.00Tom King ClassicNashville2014-03-08
30 kmRoad1:44:03.00Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half MarathonToronto2013-10-20
MarathonRoad2:28:00.00Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront MarathonToronto2013-10-20

Last Tweet

More Tweets

AC on Instagram

  • Some of 🇨🇦’s finest will be in action this weekend at the Drake Relays. #mydrakerelays #drakerelays
  • We’re looking for a few good men and women, ok hundreds actually, to volunteer and help us make the 2018 Canadian Championships in #YOW the best ever. Visit and fill out the volunteer application form. Last year spectators reported a 90% satisfaction survey with the event, volunteers are a huge part of that. We need you!
  • #Repost @k8vbeast
  • April 🌧 brings May 🌸. Save up to 30% on rain gear at now through April 26. #TeamCanada #Rain #Wet #AthleticsCanada #Nike #NikeCanada
  • Let’s play Track & Field at Nathan Phillips Square in the middle of the day. Open to the public, come watch, come try the sport, come meet some of our stars.
  • With the Commonwealth Games wrapped up the next major Championship for Team 🇨🇦 Track & Field is #TF6ix August 10-12 | Toronto. Our 🌟 will face tough competition from athletes from 30 other countries. Link for tickets in our bio.
  • Congrats to @kristaduchene on an incredible 3rd place finish at the @bostonmarathon. She battled horrible conditions to go from 10th and almost 4 minutes back at 35k to finish on the podium. 🥉🌨🌬💨🌨
  • Alex Treasure wrapped things up in Carrara Stadium with a 4th place finish in the high jump #GC2018
  • Down to her final attempt...Just watch @alyshanewman! 🇨🇦🥇 @gc2018
  • Golden girl! Alysha Newman wins #CG2018 🥇. What a performance.
  • Another high flying day for 🇨🇦 at #GC2018. Full photo galleries on our Facebook page.
  • Caption this photo.  Best one wins $100 off their next order at
  • 🥇Golden Girl🥇 Christabel Nettey takes the Commonwealth Games long jump title with a jump of 6.84m.
  • Jumping feet first into that long jump final #GC2018
  • @DjangoLovett wins high jump bronze 🥉 at the @gc2018.
More moments

Visit our E-store

Follow us!