Claire Hallissey won the shoot-out between hopefuls for the final place on the British Olympic women's marathon team. She beat fellow Britons Freya Murray and Louise Damen as well as veteran Liz Yelling.
It is always difficult with a marathon because you can never tell until the finish if you can keep the pace going.
There was no point coming out and running a conservative race. It was all or nothing really. I knew [Murray] wasn't far off but I just kept my eyes on the line.
Tens of thousands of fun runners, amateur athletes and celebrities took part in the 32nd London Marathon.
Runner Matthew Loddy nears the end of his ‘100 marathons in 100 days’ challenge which has taken in Europe and parts of the UK.