London Marathon 2014

My Marathon Story: Blood, Sweat and Many, Many Tears

Lucy McGuire | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Sport
Lucy McGuire

Running this event was something I'd felt an overwhelming urge to do for many years. But when my eldest sister, Joanne, unexpectedly passed away in 2004 following a life of severe epilepsy, my casual interest in running became a coping mechanism for unbearable grief.

'I Was Faster Than Mo Farah', Says Marathon 'Cheat' Accused

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.04.2014 | UK

A man who ran the second half of the London Marathon in less than half the time it took him to complete the first has denied claims he cheated. Jas...

Family's Tributes To 'Fun-Loving' Tragic Marathon Runner

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

The family of a London Marathon runner who died after completing the course have paid tribute to a "a fun-loving and caring person". Robert Berry, ...

Dead Marathon Runner Was Competing For 'Inspirational' Mother

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK

A runner who died at the finishing line of the London Marathon was competing to raise money for his "inspirational" mother, who had been diagnosed wit...

LOOK: Tony The Fridge Calls It A Day After Double Marathon Effort

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Sport

A charity runner has completed back-to-back London Marathons while carrying a fridge. Tony Phoenix-Morrison, known as Tony the Fridge, ran the cour...

The Running Awards 2014

Will Ross | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK Sport
Will Ross

In the carb-loading hours of Friday night, results of the inaugural The Running Awards were announced at a gala in central London, contributing to another glorious weekend for the city's reputation in the running world. Winners were decided after 40,000 members of the public cast votes in support of their favourite products and services for running.

Celebrities Who Have Run The London Marathon

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 13.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

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 ...

LOOK: Michael Owen Gears Up For The London Marathon (PICTURES

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Sport

Michael Owen was among the sportsmen, celebrities and TV personalities that gathered at the Tower of London ahead of Sunday's London Marathon. Lond...

London Marathon - Finding Your Charity Fundraising Stress-Raising?

Jack Wilson | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jack Wilson

Even though I work for a charity, I am rubbish at asking for money. Sometimes I feel more apprehensive about the fundraising than the actual training. Like most Brits, I have a deeply ingrained irrational fear of 'bothering' anyone. Yes it is a challenge and yes it can be hard work but I have to keep reminding myself that it's so worth it in the end.

Running With Music: Hate or Motivate?

Jack Wilson | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jack Wilson

Running with music can be a glorious experience. When the perfect song kicks in it can take you to a place where tired legs, heavy breathing and copious amounts of sweat don't exist (or they don't bother you anymore).

Running the London Marathon? Jog on Jack!

Jack Wilson | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jack Wilson

I cannot emphasise enough just how far removed I am from those annoying people who are seemingly born with a 6-pack and effortlessly cruise through runs without breaking a sweat. It's all about hard graft for me. Like many 'growing lads', I was a victim of chronic puppy fat/grow baggage at school and running was the last thing I wanted to do.

Mo: London Marathon Will Be 'One Of My Toughest Races'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Mo Farah admits he will face a baptism of fire when he makes his marathon debut on the streets of London against a field which includes the world reco...

Fancy Taking Part in the 2014 Virgin London Marathon?

Steve Halsall | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Sport
Steve Halsall

Running is more than just completing a race; it is the solution to many of life's problems. You always feel better in yourself after a run, with greater clarity and a more positive perspective. It keeps you in shape and involves very little kit. Two to three pairs of fitted running shoes a year equates to it costing less than a £1 per day, which in the current climate a cost effective way to stay in shape.