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21/11/2014
Jo Pavey and Greg Rutherford are named BAWA athletes of the year

23/10/2014
London to host IPC World Championships Marathon in 2015

10/10/2014
Abbott Celebrates the Power of Health and Achievement as First-Ever Title Sponsor of World Marathon Majors

17/09/2014
Quarter of a billion pounds raised for charity by London Marathon runners in the last five years

23/02/2014
Course Records Fall at Tokyo Marathon

17/02/2014
Haile Gebrselassie to run as pacemaker in 2014 London Marathon

13/02/2014
Mini London Marathon video to inspire Britain’s future stars

10/02/2014
Weir fired up for seventh London Marathon title

01/02/2014
New Kenyan track opens to boost British distance hopes

22/01/2014
Jeptoo returns to defend her title at 2014 London Marathon

14/01/2014
Farah to face World's best at 2014 London Marathon

10/01/2014
New London Marathon Store now open

30/12/2013
Dave Bedford awarded OBE

13/11/2013
Buxton Natural Mineral Water announces London Marathon partnership

11/11/2013
London Marathon Renews Support at St Mary’s

27/09/2013
World Marathon Majors Fall 2013 Preview

18/09/2013
London Marathon runners continue record-breaking charity haul

05/08/2013
2013 IAAF World Championships Marathon – World Marathon Majors Preview

29/07/2013
IPC Marathon World Cup to continue in London until 2017

30/04/2013
Virgin Money London Marathon ballot for 2014 closes in record time

12/04/2013
Million dollar World Marathon Majors championship wide open

14/03/2013
Dibaba withdraws from London Marathon with shin injury

22/02/2013
World Marathon Majors Introduces Tougher Anti-Doping Penalties for Elite Athletes

16/02/2013
Mo Farah to run Half The 2013 Virgin London Marathon

04/02/2013
Champions back in London to defend their titles

04/02/2013
Boston-London wheelchair challenge to attract world's best wheelchair athletes

25/01/2013
Virgin London Marathon presents David Weir with bespoke werewolf helmet

25/01/2013
Best ever field assembled for 2013 Virgin London Marathon

08/11/2012
Inga Abitova handed two year doping ban

26/10/2012
Farah and Ennis voted British athletes of the year

26/10/2012
London Marathon response to Evening Standard article

15/10/2012
Position statement on Matt King

12/09/2012
Another record charity haul by London Marathon runners

11/09/2012
IPC ATHLETICS Marathon World Cup in association with the 2013 Virgin London Marathon announced

30/08/2012
Former London Marathon chairman dies

25/07/2012
London Marathon Charitable Trust contributes £1 million to legacy facilities at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

27/04/2012
Media notice on behalf of the family of Claire Squires

25/04/2012
Claire Squires

22/04/2012
Notification of Fatality

12/04/2012
The million dollar chase returns in Boston and London

24/02/2012
Overall to pace British Olympic marathon hopes

30/01/2012
Wheelchair champions to defend their London Marathon titles

20/01/2012
Olympics the goal as Mutai defends his title against fellow Kenyans

12/12/2011
Keitany leads Kenyan quartet for London Marathon

25/11/2011
Olympic tickets for young London Mini Marathon runners

25/09/2011
Olympic qualifiers for Radcliffe and Overall in Berlin

25/09/2011
Radcliffe leads British hopefuls on Berlin's road to London

20/09/2011
World Marathon Majors Establishes Position on World Records within Women's Road Running Performances

08/09/2011
Another record charity haul by London Marathon runners

16/05/2011
Samuel Wanjiru RIP

28/03/2011
Wanjiru out but Lel in!

23/03/2011
Japanese women added to London Marathon field

22/02/2011
Prince Harry to be Patron of the London Marathon Charitable Trust

07/02/2011
Triple World champion Weir wants fifth.

26/01/2011
Ankle injury rules Ritz out of London

20/01/2011
Hamstring blow puts Yamauchi out of London.

10/01/2011
Ritz to lead US challenge at the Virgin London Marathon.

16/12/2010
London reveals its best ever fields

02/12/2010
Ennis and Farah Voted British Athletes of the Year

11/10/2010
Dave Bedford's Successor announced

29/07/2010
Runners raise record half a billion pounds for charity

26/04/2010
Bedford hails "an amazing day"

26/04/2010
London's champions look to the future

26/04/2010
Raise a glass to the record breakers

25/04/2010
Record numbers finish the first Virgin London Marathon

25/04/2010
Lemoncello impresses on marathon debut

25/04/2010
Women's Wheelchair race report: Tsuchida wins second in a week

25/04/2010
Men's Wheelchair race report: Canada's Cassidy celebrates first marathon title

25/04/2010
Mara Yamauchi post-race interview

25/04/2010
Women's race report: Shobukhova is first for Russia

25/04/2010
Men's race report: Kebede ends Kenya's domination

24/04/2010
Record registrations for the 30th London Marathon

24/04/2010
"Have a blast," says Sir Richard

24/04/2010

Sir Richard Branson to start the Virgin London Marathon (55.1 KB)

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23/04/2010
Doctors, nurses and giant angels

23/04/2010
Contingency water

23/04/2010
This is the best, says Fearnley

23/04/2010
"Never again ... until the next time"

23/04/2010
Abel Kirui interview

23/04/2010
I'm at my best, says Tadese

23/04/2010
Sir Richard's team are ready to go

23/04/2010
Ozaki looking for lifetime best

23/04/2010
Teamwork is the key, say Kenyan stars

22/04/2010
Smith keen to follow in Mikitenko's tracks

22/04/2010
Four shining knights and Lady Guinevere

22/04/2010
Elite athletes arrive in London

22/04/2010
Mara in mood to run after rollercoaster ride to London

22/04/2010
Mara Yamauchi interview

22/04/2010
Virgin London Marathon Contingency Water

22/04/2010
Britons begin the Olympic journey

22/04/2010
Andrew Lemoncello interview

22/04/2010
Dan Robinson interview

22/04/2010
I'm proud to deliver the best, says Bedford

21/04/2010
Britons in the hunt for international places

21/04/2010
Fearnley is back in the race

21/04/2010
Yamauchi arrives first for Sunday's Virgin London Marathon

21/04/2010
Banners, balloons and bunting: pubs get dressed for competition

21/04/2010
The Expo is open: "Get here early," says London's Lord Mayor

20/04/2010
Fearnley "gutted" to miss London Marathon

20/04/2010
London champions look to extend their WMM leads

19/04/2010
Cheruiyot smashes Boston record; Erkesso wins thrilling duel

19/04/2010
Changes to Press Conference Schedule

19/04/2010
Virgin London Marathon Press Office Contacts

19/04/2010
Women's Preview: Mikitenko set for third victory

19/04/2010
Men's Preview: Wanjiru versus the best of the rest

13/04/2010

Injury wrecks Lel's hopes

12/04/2010
2009 race report

12/04/2010
London Marathon – Dispatches FAQ

08/04/2010
Statement on Dispatches by the London Marathon

08/04/2010
UKA announce London Marathon funding partnership

07/04/2010
London Marathon helps transform Hackney Marshes

25/03/2010
London Marathon Charitable Trust commits £220,000 to aid 2012 preparation

22/02/2010
Weir and Woods ready for revenge

11/02/2010
Marathon runners raise HALF A BILLION pounds for charity

30/12/2009
London Marathon to support parkrun events around the UK

02/12/2009
Champions return to defend their London titles

14/08/2009
London 2012 appoints London Marathon to work on Olympic and Paralympic marathons

23/06/2009
Virgin London Marathon statement in response to an article that appeared in the Evening Standard, Tuesday 23rd June 2009

02/06/2009
John Spurling announced as new Chairman of the London Marathon Ltd

30/04/2009
Virgin London Marathon ballot for 2010 closes in record time

27/04/2009
The London Marathon enters a new era

27/04/2009
London winners target 2010

27/04/2009
London was a breakthrough, says Yamauchi

16/05/2008
Virgin has signed a five-year deal to be the official sponsor of the London Marathon

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