- 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
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.