Olympian Mo Farah gets prepared for marathon start

Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah posted this photograph on Twitter, while preparing to take part in the London Marathon. Farah will run half the 26.2 mile course.

Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah prepares for the race. Credit: Twitter/Mo Farah

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Marathon solidarity with Boston

Runners and spectators of the 33rd London Marathon turned out in force today in a show of solidarity to the victims of the Boston bomb attacks. More than 35,000 runners ran the 26.2 mile route.