Peter Pimm has provided his running expertise to newspapers, magazines, radio (CFRB), television (Citytv, TSN), and films.
In the 90's, he made two notable appearances on Citytv's BT-Breakfast Television, hosted by Ann Roymer, when he was joined by the Bare Naked Ladies' bass player, Jim Creeggan ( a former varsity and club athlete of Peter's), for a session on stretching using the wiry and great sport Jim for the demonstration.
Peter has been a colour commentator for TSN's coverage of the National Capital Marathon and Prince Edward County marathons, working with Jim Van Horne and Brent Wallace, respectively.
In 2005, he was contracted as technical consultant, choreographing the action scenes for the ESPN's full-length movie, Four Minutes, about Roger Bannister's historic breaking of the 4 minute mile. The movie cast included academy award winner, Christopher Plumber. In 2006, the movie won an Eddie and was nominated for a Prime Emmy award. Watch trailer,) below.
In April of 2012, Peter was again contracted to work as a technical consultant on the Bollywood movie, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. This commission required his being stationed in New Delhi, India, for 3 weeks. The movie was released in 2013 and has become a major blockbuster hit.
Trailer for Four Minutes