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The Runner's World x New Balance Pace Team

The Runner's World x New Balance Pace Team at the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

The Runner’s World x New Balance Pace Team is back to guide you to glory at the Virgin Money London Marathon in 2019. Ranging from a 3:00 finish to a 7:30 finish, the team will take care of the pace, so you don’t have to.

The service is free – all you need to do is look out for the pacers and their flags at your Start Zone.

Runner's World Virgin Money London Marathon pacers

Pacers

There are pacers covering finish times from 3:00 to 7:30 at all the different Start Areas – check out the table below for more details.

BLUE START
NAME TIME
Matthew Shaw 03:00
Jim Benson 03:15
Johan Olivier 03:30
Rick Pearson 03:45
Paul Addicott 04:00
Marty Rea 04:15
Jan Der Hartog 04:15
Michael Clucas 04:30
Peter Grigoleit 04:30
Vernica Singleton 04:45
Paddy Green 04:45
Andy Law 04:45
Joe Mackie 05:00
Thabile Mathe 05:00
Rory Coleman 05:00
Camilla Langlands 05:00
Patsy Baker 05:15
Marie Bartoletti 05:15
Phil Jefferies 05:30
Suman Silwal 05:30
Darren Hendley 05:45
David Goodwin 05:45
Daniel Huijser 05:45
Jacquie Millett 06:00
Donna Richards 06:00
Amanda Head 06:15
Huy Ta 06:15
Louise Balwin 06:30
Callum Fitzhardinge 07:00
Elizabeth Ayres 07:30
RED START
NAME TIME
Tino Schaaf 03:00
David Hellard 03:15
Nelo Stotter 03:30
Simon Martin 03:45
Alex O'Connor 04:00
Stephen Walker 04:00
Adrian Livingstone 04:15
Imran Hassanjee 04:15
Michael Goodliffe 04:30
Alex Reily 04:30
Robert Evans 04:45
Gary Dixon 04:45
Delroy Taylor 04:45
Sue Ledsom 05:00
Rachel Beddows 05:00
Roger Bilsland 05:00
Jer O'Mahoney 05:00
Robin Pemberton 05:15
Emily Foy 05:15
Thomas Perri 05:30
Francesco Mattia 05:30
Harmander Singh 05:45
Nikki Yeo 05:45
Nick Allars 06:00
Paul McKay 06:00
Tracey Grigoleit 06:15
Lynda Clough 06:15
Anna Hatton 06:30
Anne-Marie Goodwin 07:00
Jo Gennari 07:30
GREEN START
NAME TIME
Ian Roots 03:30
Jack Easthope 04:00
Jim Murray 04:30
Martin Morgan 05:00
Raj Bansal 06:00

Below is the number of pacers in each start zone. Pacers will be evenly distributed throughout each zone.

Start Zone Red Start No. of pacers Blue Start No. of pacers Green Start No. of pacers
1 03:00 - 03:40 3 Sub 03:20 2 Sub 03:15 -
2 03:40 - 04:00 3 03:20 - 03:35 1 03:15 - 03:29 -
3 04:00 - 04:14 - 03:35 - 03:50 1 03:30 - 03:40 1
4 04:14 - 04:30 4 03:51 - 04:00 2 03:40 - 03:50 -
5 04:30 - 04:50 3 04:00 - 04:29 2 03:50 - 04:00 1
6 04:50 - 05:15 6 04:30 - 04:41 2 04:00 - 04:30 1
7 05:15+ 11 04:41 - 05:00 7 04:30 - 05:00 1
8 - - 05:00+ 13 05:00+ 1