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London Marathon: Celebrities Who Have Completed The Race, From Susanna Reid To Gordon Ramsay

13/04/2014 12:58 BST | Updated 13/04/2014 12:59 BST

This Sunday over 40,000 runners will be taking to the streets for the annual London marathon. Among the vast crowds of people participating in the 26 mile race around the capital are a mix of professional runners and amateurs, which include some pretty famous faces.

This year stars like ‘Game of Thrones’ star Natalie Dormer, ‘I’m A Celebrity’ contestant Amy Willerton, and footballer Michael Owen will all be lacing up their running shoes in the hopes of crossing the finish line in the fastest time possible.

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Amy Willerton gets ready to run the London marathon

They aren't the only stars to have attempted the mammoth challenge of running the London marathon as in the past a whole host of celebs have run the marathon, including 'TOWIE' star James 'Arg' Argent - who surprised everyone by completing the race - and Katherine Jenkins who last year memorably crossed the finish lane in a full face of make up.

Here are some of the other celebrities to have run the marathon in past years...

Celebrities Who Have Run The London Marathon

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