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The Decathlon: Kipchoge is the king of the London Marathon
Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge celebrates his victory in the men’s elite race at the 2019 London Marathon
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London Marathon deaths: is it safe to run 26 miles?
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London Marathon deaths: is it safe to run 26 miles?

The long-distance run, which takes place on Sunday, has claimed the lives of 12 people in its history
25 Apr 2019
London Marathon: route map, runners, where to watch, TV
Mo Farah finished third in the elite men’s race at the 2018 London Marathon
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London Marathon: route map, runners, where to watch, TV

Can Team GB star Mo Farah win the elite men’s race in London on Sunday?
23 Apr 2019
Mo Farah confirms he will run in the 2019 London Marathon
British athlete Mo Farah finished third in the 2018 London Marathon
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Mo Farah confirms he will run in the 2019 London Marathon

The Olympic star will compete on the streets of the capital as he prepares for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
20 Nov 2018
London Marathon impostor says he ‘deserved’ his medal
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London Marathon impostor says he ‘deserved’ his medal

Homeless scammer Stanley Skupien says crossing finish line was a ‘dream come true’ despite only running 14 miles
30 Apr 2018

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2019 London Marathon ballot: how to enter
Runners in the 2018 London Marathon
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2019 London Marathon ballot: how to enter

The ballot for next year’s race has opened and high demand is expected
30 Apr 2018
Mo Farah sets new UK record at hottest-ever London marathon
British athlete Mo Farah finished third in the 2018 London Marathon
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Mo Farah sets new UK record at hottest-ever London marathon

Amateurs drop in to pubs for water as temperatures reach 23.5C
23 Apr 2018
DLR strike called off on London Marathon weekend
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DLR strike called off on London Marathon weekend

Planned four-day industrial action is suspended after ‘significant progress’ in talks
20 Apr 2018
London Marathon: Mo Farah targets podium and British record
Mo Farah 2018 London Marathon
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London Marathon: Mo Farah targets podium and British record

Team GB Olympic hero is up against an elite field in the men’s race on Sunday
18 Apr 2018
London Marathon runner hailed a hero for helping competitor
Matthew Rees helps David Wyeth
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London Marathon runner hailed a hero for helping competitor

Runner Matthew Rees was applauded by spectators as he helped David Wyeth walk the final 300m
24 Apr 2017
What to wear for the London Marathon 2017
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What to wear for the London Marathon 2017

Soar founder Tim Soar tells us the best kit to see you through 26 miles in comfort and style
19 Apr 2017
London Marathon 2017: The route, start time and pubs
Competitors pass Westminster during the London Marathon
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London Marathon 2017: The route, start time and pubs

Make sure you don't miss out on the fun this Sunday with our guide to the capital's biggest run
21 Apr 2016
'Magic of the London Marathon' gets Radcliffe round
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'Magic of the London Marathon' gets Radcliffe round

Long-distance legend runs her last ever competitive marathon at the age of 41, as Sunday's event is deemed the biggest ever
27 Apr 2015
MARATHON: Katherine Jenkins hits back at jibes
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 21: Katherine Jenkins finishes the 2013 Virgin London Marathon on April 21, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
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Welsh singer responds to columnist who called her participation in London race an act of 'self-interest'
23 Apr 2013
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