Who could ever forget that moment in the 2017 London Marathon when Matt Rees helped fellow runner David Wyeth down The Mall to the finish line? The footage went viral as it was a moment that encapsulated the unique spirit of the London Marathon.
It was also a moment that has now inspired the newly created Spirit of London campaign. With this campaign the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon will
Kenya’s Mary Keitany will make an attempt to break Paula Radcliffe’s world record at the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 22 April. Just as Radcliffe did when she set the world record at the 2003 London Marathon, Keitany will be running with male pacemakers in her bid to run inside the Briton’s iconic mark of 2 hours 15 minutes and 25 seconds.
Olympic sprint legend Usain Bolt will be track side to inspire athletes when this year’s second PUMA School of Speed takes place at Ruimsig Stadium on Monday 29 January 2018.
Bolt is the Principal of the PUMA School of Speed, a national series of 5 track meets for high school teens hosted by PUMA and Stillwater Sports, together with sponsor Spur Steak Ranches. Endorsed by athletics fede