- The London Marathon "is a long-distance running event held in London, United Kingdom and part of the World Marathon Majors.
In 2012 it was the world's largest marathon with 36,748 finishing the race. The event was first run on 29 March 1981 and has been held in the spring of every year since. Since 2010, the race has been sponsored by Virgin Money, and is known as the Virgin Money London Marathon.
The 33rd London Marathon took place on 21 April 2013."
- THE 2017 LONDON MARATHON :
- THE 2016 LONDON MARATHON :
racers prepare for marathon - 12 April 2008
"A woman on stilts and a 101-year-old plumber are just some of
the 40,000 people taking part in the London Marathon."