Name: Virgin Money London Marathon

Distance: Marathon

Date: Apr 22, 2018

City: London


Country: GBR

Size: 40,000

Web site:

Prize money: $290,000 in 2017, plus substantial time and record bonuses (see below). Expected to be similar in 2018.

First place male: $55,000 in 2017.

First place female: $55,000 in 2017.

Bonuses: WR (M/F): $150,000. CR $25,000 in 2017. Many time bonuses. In 2017, $75,000 for all men sub-2:06. $100,000 for women sub-2:18

Prize website:

History website:

Last year male winning time: 2:05:48 in 2017 (Daniel Wanjiru)

Last year female winning time: 2:17:01 in 2017 (Mary Keitany)

Last year results website:



Large race: Yes

Prize money: Yes

Expo: Yes

Expo website: