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Out of race due to injury are: Brigid Kosgei, Mo Farah, Vincent Kipchumba and Mosinet Geremew.
Late entry for Judith Korir (KEN), Worldcup Runner-up and winner of this year's Paris marathon.

The 2022 London Marathon Event Guide is published.
Download at official website

You can now download the official TCS London Marathon App from Apple Store and Google Play Store. It offers all Data to pick up your BIB, information about your start time and wave, tracking of runners, set up of motivational words on digital finish gantry, results.

Start times on Sunday are:
00:00 h Virtual London Marathon
08:50 h Wheelchair race
09:00 h Elite Ladies
09:40 h Elite Men and Mass start in waves up to
11:00 h

50,097 bib numbers have been issued, thereof 41.7% women, 26% foreigners from all over the world. According to experiences less than 38,000 finishers are expected as 25% of all bib holders don't make it to the start.
Get inspired by the Ever Present (youtube)

For the first time there will be official pacemakers
More Info

The elite men field has now been announced, too. Kenenisa Bekele heads a field of 8 runners who have finished sub 2:04. Defending champion Sisay Lemma faces a strong competition. Official News

The wheelchair race offers the biggest-ever racing price pot. Defending champions will line up together with legend David Weir. Official News

The elite ladies field has been announced. 9 women own a PB of sub 2:20 h including world record holder Brigid Kosgei and defending champion Joyciline Jepkosgei. Official News

Results 2021

London Marathon 2022 will take place in October again!
Official announcement

The 41st London Marathon counted 35,867 runners crossing the finish line. Further 23,137 participants ran virtually on their own route. Alltogether 59,004 runners made this edition the biggest marathon ever.

Joyciline Jepkosgei (KEN) and Sisay Lemma (ETH) are
surprise champions of 41st London Marathon

(c) photos: Virgin Money London Marathon

TopTen 2021

  1 Jepkosgei, Joyciline KEN 02:17:43
  2 Azimeraw, Degitu ETH 02:17:58
  3 Bekere, Ashete ETH 02:18:18
  4 Kosgei, Brigid KEN 02:18:40
  5 Salpeter, Lonah Chemtai ISR 02:18:54
  6 Jemeli, Valary KEN 02:20:35
  7 Melly, Joan Chelimo KEN 02:21:23
  8 Yimer, Zeineba ETH 02:21:40
  9 Girma, Tigist ETH 02:22:45
  10 Purdue, Charlotte GBR 02:23:26
  1 Lemma, Sisay ETH 02:04:01
  2 Kipchumba, Vincent KEN 02:04:28
  3 Geremew, Mosinet ETH 02:04:41
  4 Chebet, Evans KEN 02:05:43
  5 Legese, Birhanu ETH 02:06:10
  6 Kitata, Tola Shura ETH 02:07:51
  7 Sesemann, Philip GBR 02:12:58
  8 Griffiths, Joshua GBR 02:13:39
  9 Leach, Matthew GBR 02:15:31
  10 Davies, Andrew GBR 02:15:36


Future dates

The ballot 2023 opens
Saturday 01/10/22.

External Links
TCS London Marathon
official website
helpline:+44 20 7902 0200
mo-fr 9am to 5pm local time

Virgin London Mini Marathon

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