Name: Virgin Money London Marathon
Date: Apr 23, 2017
Prize money: $290,000 in 2016, plus substantial time bonuses (see below). Expected to be similar in 2016.
First place male: $55,000 in 2016.
First place female: $55,000 in 2016.
Bonuses: CR $25,000 in 2015. In 2015 time bonuses totalled $484,000; $384,00 for men, $100,000 for women. Top man's bonus $100,000; top woman's bonus $15,000. Another $16,000 was awarded in time bonuses for British championships.
Last year male winning time: 2:03:05 in 2016
Last year female winning time: 2:22:58 in 2016
Last year results website:
Large race: Yes
Prize money: Yes