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  • Record Rush For London Marathon Ballot

    23 Apr 2014

    The ballot for the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon closed in record time after a rush of entries through the night.

  • Boston Moves On

    22 Apr 2014

    Around 36,000 people took part in the 118th Boston Marathon, paying tribute to the victims of last year's explosions.

  • London Comes Round Again

    21 Apr 2014

    Prospective competitors for the 2015 Virgin London Marathon are being alerted that ballot entries open tomorrow (Tuesday 22 April).

  • Boston Defiant As Marathon Returns

    19 Apr 2014

    Emotions are expected to run high at Boston Marathon on Monday (21 April) as the race is held for the first time since two explosions last year killed three people and injured 264 others

  • The Journey To Berlin

    15 Apr 2014

    In anticipation of the 41st Berlin Marathon on 28 September, a short film documenting four participants' involvement in the 2014 race has been released.

  • Kipsang King In London

    13 Apr 2014

    Wilson Kipsang broke the London Marathon course record in winning the men's race and Edna Kiplagat was fastest woman.

  • Heart Breaking Record At London?

    10 Apr 2014

    A mascot is hoping to set a new world record at London Marathon on Sunday (13 April).

  • Olympic Heroes Start London Marathon

    10 Apr 2014

    Olympic medallists Katherine Grainger, Anna Watkins and Tom Daley will be the official race starters for this Sunday's Virgin Money London Marathon.

  • Roger Makes Great Strides At Lochaber

    10 Apr 2014

    Roger van Gompel won the men's race at the Lochaber Marathon on Sunday (6 April).

  • Moray Marathon Back On!

    9 Apr 2014

    Moray Marathon, the oldest marathon in Scotland, has been saved from extinction following Glen Moray Distillery's agreement to continue with the race.

  • Running For Parliament

    8 Apr 2014

    A record nine members of Parliament will race in this year's Virgin Money London Marathon.

  • Pacey In Paris

    7 Apr 2014

    Kenenisa Bekele breaks Paris Marathon course at his marathon debut in Paris.

  • ASICS Video Pays Tribute To Marathoners

    7 Apr 2014

    ASICS new 'We Are Marathoners' video aims to inspire marathon runners.

  • High Five For Kielder Marathon

    2 Apr 2014

    This weekend saw the launch of the Kielder Marathon with the event set to celebrate its fifth staging on Sunday 5 October

  • Godfather Of Running Sets New Record

    29 Mar 2014

    Steve Edwards, once crowned the ‘Godfather’ of marathon running, has added another world record to his impressive collection

  • Roman Shower For Swinney

    25 Mar 2014

    Scotland's finance minister John Swinney completed his first marathon in the Roman rain on Sunday (23 March).

  • Murphy Aims For Marathon Double

    28 Feb 2014

    The UK's shadow international development secretary, Jim Murphy, is to run both London and Edinburgh Marathon this year to help raise funds for the Homeless World Cup.

  • Chumba And Tsegaye Set Hot Pace In Tokyo

    24 Feb 2014

    Dickson Chumba (Kenya) and Tirfi Tsegaye (Ethiopia) finished first in the mens and womens races at the 2014 Tokyo Marathon.

  • Showtime For Chicago

    22 Feb 2014

    Entries opened this week for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on 12 October.

  • Moray Marathon Set To End

    20 Feb 2014

    Moray Marathon looks set to end if new organisers aren’t found soon.