Brandon Laan

Resides: London, Ontario
College: University of Western Ontario
Citizenship: Canada
DOB: 11/13/1983
Winner of the 2010 Goodlife Toronto Marathon, 2008 Canadian Olympic Trials Competitor

A native of London, Ontario, Brandon ran cross country at the University of Western Ontario and later at Hawaii Pacific University, where he obtained his graduate degree in Communications. He debuted at the 2009 Honolulu Marathon in 2:25 and has since improved his time to 2:21:04. Brandon is the creator of, a website dedicated to running, including training tips, athlete interviews, and product and book reviews. He is currently ranked in the top 10 among Canadian marathoners and has other personal bests of 1:06:41 (half marathon) and 30:34 (10k).