london marathon

  • Vote: Could you run a marathon?

    This Sunday, around 50,000 people will run the Virgin London Marathon. Runners will be pushed to their limits as they take on the 26 mile course, starting in Greenwich and ending at The Mall. While many people have running a marathon on their

  • Marathon runners wear black ribbons and hold 30 second silence to honour Boston victims

    The London Marathon is now underway, with many runners wearing black ribbons in honour of the victims of the Boston bombings. The elite women's race began in London's Blackheath at 9am, followed by the elite wheelchair race at 9:20am

  • London Marathon wins at fundraising

    PA More than eight out of every 10 runners who took part in the London Marathon this year did so to raise money for charity. Figures released by event sponsor underline just what a significant fundraising event this has become. The amount raised