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Media Resources

Welcome to the Virgin Money London Marathon Media Resources page.

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2017 Elite Fields

The 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon elite fields for the men's and women's races, and the World Para Athletics Marathon World Cup, are available to view here.

Media Accreditation

The online application system for media wishing to apply for accreditation for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon will be open in due course. Please check back here closer to the date of the race (Sunday 23 April 2017).

2016 Virgin Money London Marathon Race Reports

Race Results

Race results from the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon can be found here.

2016 Media Guide

If you would like to check out the 2016 Media Guide, click on the PDF links 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. There have been 36 London Marathons to date. Search the results and reports from previous races and look at the London Marathon Roll of Honour with a comprehensive list of winners from every edition of the race.