London Marathon 2012

The 2012 London Marathon will get underway tomorrow. Celebrities including chef Gordon Ramsay and singer Will Young will take part in the 26.2 mile race.

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London marathon 2012 in numbers

  • 37,500 runners
  • Wilson Kipsang won the men's race: finishing in 2 hours, 4 minutes and 44 seconds
  • Mary Keitany defended her women's race title: finishing in 2 hours, 18 minutes and 36 seconds, setting a new national record in the process.
  • 29 marathon world records set

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