A runner named Trevor Hofbauer made his marathon debut to win these, championships in a time of 2:18:05. He took the last 100m to celebrate, high-five, and cheer, he would've finished sub 2:18:00 if he had decided to kick in. Due to celebrating he missed a large cut off in prize money by running slower than 2:18:00.
Prize Money(if first place Canadian):
Sub 2:15:00 - $5,000
2:15:00-2:17:59 - $2,500
2:18:00+ - $1,250