Deborah Buhlers is ranked 14th Canadian in the open female half marathon category for 2005 with a time of 1:19:20 at the Run for the Grapes Half Marathon in St. Catherines on September 18.
Lioudmila Kortchaguina, from Toronto (30-34), is ranked first Canadian female with a time of 1:13:15 set in the World Half Marathon Championships in Edmonton on October 1.
Calvin Staples, from Kitchener (25-29), is ranked first Canadian male with a time of 1:04:59 set in the Houston Half Marathon on January 16.
2005 National 5K & 10K Road Rankings (as of December 1, 2005)
Deborah Buhlers is ranked 29th Canadian in the open female 10K category for 2005 with a time of 36:08 at the National Capital Race Weekend in Ottawa on May 28.
Bill Thompson, from Sudbury, is ranked 3rd Canadian in the 10K in the male 60-69 category for 2005 with a time of 39:07 at the National Capital Race Weekend in Ottawa on May 28.
All time Rankings from Athletics Canada as of Dec 31, 2005
All Time Marathon Rankings
Rob Kinnunen is ranked 34th on the All Time Rankings List for the marathon with a time of 2:17:25 set in Omaha, Nebraska on November 6, 1982 where he placed first. Kinnunen (b. 1956) formerly from Sault Ste. Marie is now living in Vermillion, SD, and is the men's and women's cross country coach at the University of South Dakota.
First on the All Time Rankings List is Jerome Drayton (b. 1945) with a time of 2:10:09 set at the Fukuoka Marathon in Japan on Dec 6, 1975. The first female is Sylvia Ruegger (b. 1961) with a time of 2:28:36 set in Houston, Texas on Jan 6, 1985.
All Time Track Rankings
Sherri Smith (b. 1976) is ranked 11th in the 3,000 M Steeplechase with a time of 10:47.60 set in Walnut, California, on April 20, 2001. Smith is also ranked 41st in the 5,000 M with a time of 16:10.82 set in Des Moines, Iowa on April 24, 1999. Smith is also ranked 34th in the 10,000 M with a time 33:56.48 set in Arlington, Texas on May 30, 1999.