Mo Farah: Four-time Olympic champion to compete in London Marathon in 2019

Mo Farah: Four-time Olympic champion to compete in London Marathon in 2019

Mo Farah breaks British record time in elite men’s raceBritain’s Mo Farah will run in next year’s London Marathon on 28 April, organisers have announced. The four-time Olympic 5,000m and 10,000m champion was third in this year’s race, his first over the 26.2-mile distance since quitting the track. Farah, 35, finished in two hours, six…

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London Marathon 2018: Kenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot wins but Paula Radcliffe keeps world record

London Marathon 2018: Kenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot wins but Paula Radcliffe keeps world record

Kenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot ran her first marathon in London last year and finished fourthKenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot won the 2018 London Marathon but Paula Radcliffe’s ‘mixed-gender’ race world record remained intact. Cheruiyot, 34, crossed the finish line in an unofficial personal best two hours, 18 minutes and 31 seconds. That was more than three minutes slower…

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London Marathon 2018: David Weir wins eighth London Marathon men’s wheelchair title

London Marathon 2018: David Weir wins eighth London Marathon men’s wheelchair title

David Weir wins eighth London Marathon titleBritain’s David Weir won his eighth London Marathon men’s wheelchair title in a thrilling sprint finish. The six-time Paralympic gold medallist won in one hour 31.15 minutes with Switzerland’s Marcel Hug second and American Daniel Romanchuk third. Weir already held the record for most London Marathon wheelchair titles after…

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London Marathon: Can Mo Farah upset the odds on his second attempt?

London Marathon: Can Mo Farah upset the odds on his second attempt?

Mo Farah finished nearly four minutes behind winner Wilson Kipsang in the 2014 London Marathon Date: Sunday, 22 April Start times (BST): Elite wheelchair (08:55), World Para-athletics Marathon World Cup (09:00), Elite Women (09:15), Elite Men & Mass start (10:00) Coverage: Live on BBC TV, HD, Red Button, 5 live sports extra, BBC Radio London,…

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Boston Marathon 2018 live: How to watch, viewer’s guide and race times

Boston Marathon 2018 live: How to watch, viewer’s guide and race times

Cherry Scanzaroli, of Hopedale, Mass., holds a rainbow umbrella as she waits to cheer on runners at the starting area for the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass. (Mary Schwalm/Associated Press) There may never be another “normal” Boston Marathon again, not after the 2013 bombings at the finish line, and this year’s version, when nearly 30,000 runners step…

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