All-Time Top Canadian Half Marathon Times

All-time sub-1:04 half marathons by Canadian men.

All-time Best Canadian Half Marathon Times (sub-1:04) to March 20, 2022
Rory Linkletter 1:01:08 Houston Jan 22
Jeff Schiebler 1:01:28 Tokyo Jan 99
Jeff Schiebler 1:01:37 Tokyo Jan 98
Ben Flanagan 1:01:38 Houston Jan 22
Rory Linkletter 1:01:44 Houston Jan 20
Simon Bairu 1:02:08 Philadelphia Sep 10
Cam Levins 1:02:14 Houston Jan 20
Dylan Wykes 1:02:14* NYC Mar 11
Cam Levins 1:02:15 Valencia Mar 18
Even Esselink 1:02:17 Houston Jan 19
Rory Linkletter 1:02:19* NYC Mar 22
Peter Maher 1:02:30 Toronto Oct 90
Jeff Schiebler 1:02:35 Tokyo Jan 00
Dylan Wykes 1:02:38 Tempe Jan 12
Reid Coolsaet 1:02:42* NYC Mar 11
Simon Bairu 1:02:47 Tempe AZ Jan 10
Peter Fonseca 1:02:56 Vitry-sur-Seine, France Apr 93
Dennis Stark 1:03:02 Orlando FL Dec 83
Benjamin Preisner 1:03:08 Toronto Oct 19
Simon Bairu 1:03:10 Den Haag, Netherlands Mar 09
Reid Coolsaet 1:03:11 Niagara Falls Oct 13
Michael Bilyeu 1:03:12 Carlsbad CA Jan 96
Lucas Bruchet 1:03:12 Mission BC Mar 21
Reid Coolsaet 1:03:16 Virginia Beach Sep 11
Peter Maher 1:03:19 Toronto Sep 91
Ben Flanagan 1:03:19 Hardeeville SC Dec 20
Tristan Woodfine 1:03:19 Mission BC Mar 21
Garfield Westgate 1:03:21 Toronto Sep 91
Rob Watson 1:03:22* NYC Mar 13
Dagim Yeshitela 1:03:23 Toronto Sep 10
Carey Nelson 1:03:27 Toronto Sep 95
Rob Watson 1:03:29* NYC Mar 12
Tristan Woodfine 1:03:30 Houston Jan 20
Eric Gillis 1:03:30* NYC Mar 14
Eric Gillis 1:03:34 Virginia Beach Sep 11
Steve Boyd 1:03:35 Toronto Sep 91
Jon Brown 1:03:36 South Shields, England Oct 08
Reid Coolsaet 1:03:37 Burlington Mar 15
Geoff Martinson 1:03:38 Houston Jan 18
Phil Ellis 1:03:40 Toronto Sep 92
Art Boileau 1:03:43 Orlando FL Dec 86
Reid Coolsaet 1:03:47 Parkersburg WV Aug 10
Dylan Wykes 1:03:47 San Jose Oct 13
Tristan Woodfine 1:03:47* NYC Mar 22
Peter Fonseca 1:03:49 Toronto Oct 90
Eric Gillis 1:03:49* NYC Mar 17
Doug Cronkite 1:03:51 Toronto Sep 91
Dylan Wykes 1:03:53 Houston Jan 08
Phil Parrot-Migas 1:03:53 Houston Jan 20
Rory Linkletter 1:03:57 Valley NE Apr 21
Rob Watson 1:03:58 Houston Jan 16
Justin Kent 1:04:00 Mission BC Mar 21

* Dylan Wykes ran 1:02:14 and Reid Coolsaet 1:02:42 on March 30, 2011, Rob Watson ran 1:03:29 on March 18, 2012 and 1:03:22 on March 17, 2013, Eric Gillis ran 1:03:30 on March 16, 2014 and 1:03:49 in March 2017, and Rory Linkletter ran 1:02:19 on March 20, 2022 at the NYC Half, but the course has a greater net drop than allowed by IAAF rules.

Reid Coolsaet ran 1:03:16 and Eric Gillis 1:03:56 on June 24, 2012, and Dylan Wykes ran 1:03:52 on June 22, 2014 at the Scotiabank Half in Vancouver, but the course has a greater net drop than allowed by IAAF rules.

Thanks to ARRS, Athletics Canada and various race sites.

In case you’re wondering about Jeff Schiebler who held the Canadian half marathon record for 24 years, be sure to check out ‘Canadian Road Running Record Trivia‘.

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