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Media Resources

Welcome to the Virgin Money London Marathon Media Resources page. We'll update this page with 2015 race information when it becomes available. Until then, you'll find info on the 2014 race below.

History of the London Marathon
The first London Marathon took place in 1981. Find out about how the race has developed over the years here.

Race Results & Reports
There have been 34 London Marathons to date. Find results and reports from previous races here.

2014 Start Lists:

Race Week Press Conferences
Details of all the press conferences held in the 2014 race week.

2014 Celebrity Biographies
Find out which celebrities ran the 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon. Contact Fran Ridler on for info on celebrity runners.

Human Interest Stories 2014
To find out more about some of the many 2014 charity stories, please contact Lianne Hogan on

The World Marathon Majors Press Centre
Find out more about the other World Marathon Majors (Tokyo, Boston, Berlin, Chicago and New York Marathons) taking place around the world.

Media Accreditation

Details on applying for media accreditation for the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon will be published here when they become available.

Virgin Money London Marathon 2014 Course Map

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