Event Info

Elite men's field 2017

Kenenisa Bekele, Ethiopia
Age: 34 | Marathon PB: 2:03:03
2016 Berlin Marathon champion
Tesfaye Abera, Ethiopia
Age: 25 | Marathon PB: 2:04:24
2016 Dubai and Hamburg Marathon champion
Feyisa Lilesa, Ethiopia
Age: 27 | Marathon PB: 2:04:52
2016 Olympic silver medallist
Abel Kirui, Kenya
Age: 29 | Marathon PB: 2:05:04
2009 and 2011 World Marathon champion
Daniel Wanjiru, Kenya
Age: 24 | Marathon PB: 2:05:21
2016 Amsterdam Marathon champion
Tilahun Regassa, Ethiopia
Age: 27 | Marathon PB: 2:05:27
2013 Rotterdam Marathon champion
Ghirmay Ghebreslassie, Eritrea
Age: 21 | Marathon PB: 2:07:46
2015 World Marathon champion
Amanuel Mesel, Eritrea
Age: 26 | Marathon PB: 2:08:17
2013 Valencia Marathon runner-up
Alphonce Felix Simbu, Tanzania
Age: 25 | Marathon PB: 2:09:19
2017 Mumbai Marathon champion
Ayad Lamdassem, Spain
Age: 35 | Marathon PB: 2:09:28
2013 and 2014 Spain Half Marathon champion
Javier Guerra, Spain
Age: 33 Marathon PB:  2:09:33
2013 La Coruna Marathon champion
Ghebre Kibrom, Eritrea
Age: 30 Marathon PB: 2:09:36
2014 Milan Marathon third place
Abdellatif Meftah, France
Age: 35 Marathon PB: 2:09:46
2004 Pan Arab Games Half Marathon champion
Bedan Karoki, Kenya
Age: 27 Marathon PB: Debut
2017 RAK Half Marathon champion
Scott Overall, Great Britain
Age: 34 Marathon PB: 2:10:55
First Briton in 2015 London Marathon

Chris Thompson, Great Britain
Age: 36 Marathon PB: 2:11:19
2010 European 10,000m silver medallist