More than £800,000 ($1 million/€883,000) in grants have been awarded to community sports projects by London Marathon Charitable Trust, the organisation has confirmed.
Sportswear manufacturers New Balance have signed a long-term sponsorship agreement with the London Marathon to become the official shoe and kit sponsor of the race.
London Marathon Events have unveiled plans to hold an annual mass participation race over the half marathon distance.
London Marathon still pursuing Shobukhova for return of prize money but admit no guarantee they will suceed
London Marathon chief executive Nick Bitel has vowed not to give up on their pursuit of Liliya Shobukhova for prize and appearance money the Russian has been ordered to return after she was banned for drugs.
Brendan Foster was presented with the John Disley Lifetime Achievement Award after today's Virgin Money London Marathon following his announcement last week that he is step down as a commentator for BBC after 37 years.
We have increasingly been told that it is becoming harder and harder to keep people’s attention, particularly with technology playing a greater role in our daily lives. Twitter and Snapchat are seen as indicative of this, with thoughts or photos instantly and quickly produced, before seemingly fading out of our consciousness.
Kenya’s Mary Keitany broke Paula Radcliffe’s women’s only world record at the Virgin Money London Marathon after front running to a time of 2 hours 17min 01 sec here today.
Britain’s David Weir claimed a record seventh men’s wheelchair title at the Virgin Money London Marathon by producing a late sprint to beat Swiss rival Marcel Hug here today.
Britain’s David Weir will seek a record seventh men’s wheelchair title at the Virgin Money London Marathon tomorrow on his 18th consecutive appearance at the race.
Mary Keitany is among the favourites to triumph in tomorrow’s Virgin Money London Marathon women’s race, with the Kenyan believing the women's only world record could be a possibility.
Defending women’s wheelchair champion Tatyana McFadden has been forced to pull out of the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday (23 April) because of illness.
Jo Pavey claimed here today that athletics is beginning to take major steps to eradicate doping but admitted it remains a major problem.
Team-mates of Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong have condemned her after she failed an out-of-competition drugs test.
Marathon world record holder Paula Radcliffe has claimed that doping should be a criminal offence.