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'MasterChef' contestant Matt Campbell dies after collapsing during London Marathon

“MasterChef” contestant Matt Campbell died Sunday after he collapsed during the London Marathon, the second long-distance race he participated in within two weeks.<p>Campbell, 29, a semi-finalist on the cooking competition show in Britain, collapsed at the 22.5 mile mark and was later pronounced dead …

Marathons

Paralyzed man walks London Marathon in 36 hours in exoskeleton (video)

A paralyzed man walked the London Marathon route wearing an exoskeleton suit, finishing around 11 p.m. Monday, nearly 36 hours after he started, …

Marathons

First paralysed man to complete the London Marathon on foot crosses finish line...but doesn't get a medal

The first paralysed man to complete the London Marathon on foot has cross the finish line, but has been denied a medal because he completed the race a day late.<p>Simon Kindleysides set off at 10am on Sunday alongside thousands of other racers and finished at 10:46pm on Monday - the last person to …

Marathons

Video shows sea of plastic bottles after London Marathon

Video of a street strewn with discarded water bottles in the wake of the London Marathon has stoked calls for the annual race to abandon the use of …

Pollution

In pictures: the best moments from the London Marathon 2018

Everyone hobbling into work this week with sore legs, nursing blisters and proudly wearing their medals after braving the heat for the London …

London

MP raises more than £9,000 for women's charities in latest race

VALE MP Alun Cairns finished his seventh London Marathon and has raised around £9,000 for a Barry based women’s aid charity.<p>The MP - who has previous …

Wales

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon: Vivian Cheruiyot London Marathon Women's Winner 2018 with Andy Edwards, Race News Service

<i>Vivian Cheruiyot is the 2016 Olympic champion at 5000 meters. She had won two Olympic silvers and one Olympic bronze. At the World Championships,</i> …

Athletics

Fit Hacks talk about the London Marathon

Print this page<p>FT journalists Laura Noonan and Patrick McGee completed their 2018 marathon in London. Isabel Berwick caught up with them on their …

Hacking

Watch this woman explode with joy when a man dressed in a dinosaur outfit proposes to her

At Sunday's London Marathon, Chris Jones ran all 26.2 miles while wearing a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume. Then, he zipped off his dinosaur costume and proposed to his girlfriend, Katie Parker.<p>Luckily, cameras were there to capture the moment.<p>"I've been planning for about a year now," Jones told …

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LOOK: Anne Curtis finishes London Marathon for a cause

Image: Instagram/@annecurtissmith<p>The moment came for Anne Curtis after months of intense training for the London Marathon—and she succeeded.<p>Curtis …

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2018 Virgin Money London Marathon Diary: Coach Patrick Sang about Eliud Kipchoge Winner London Marathon with Andy Edwards, Race News Service

<b>Patrick Sang, courtesy of RunBlogRun</b>Coach Patrick Sang knows the sport as coach and athlete. His unique view allows him to advise many of the finest …

Athletics

Yom Hashoah and the London Marathon

Memory’s duty<p>For all those gathered at Hyde Park on Sunday for Yom Hashoah, it was — as always — a moving experience. As we report, the March of the …

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Katie Price Hits Back After Being Criticised For Crashing Out Of London Marathon

She had dressed as a giant pair of lungs to run the 42km course.<p>Katie Price has slammed critics after coming under fire for pulling out of the London …

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Giant inflatable T-rex pops the question during London marathon

Proposals come in all shapes and sizes.<p>Sometimes it happens during a romantic stroll through the countryside. Other times it might be in a more …

Marathons

29-year-old chef dies after collapsing at London Marathon

London Marathon organizers say a 29-year-old man died after collapsing near the end of Sunday's race in the hottest conditions ever seen for the …

Reality TV

Masterchef contestant Matt Campbell dies aged 29 after London marathon

Masterchef contestant Matt Campbell has died aged 29 after collapsing during the London marathon.<p><b>More follows...</b><p>Top Stories<p>LIVE: World's media awaits …

Marathons

Heroic Man Dressed Like a T-Rex Proposes to Girlfriend While Running a Marathon

The London Marathon was on Sunday. For anyone who attempted to run the roughly 26 miles, it was a day to remember, not least because it was also the …

Marathons

Weekend Round-up - 21st / 22nd April | News & Media | Welsh Athletics - Athletau Cymru

Virgin Money London Marathon<p>The <b>Welsh Marathon Championships</b> took place within the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday morning. In the men’s race …

British Athletics

The London Marathon 2018 Saw 89% Drop In Air Pollution

'Imagine if more people left the car at home every day.'<p>A section of the London Marathon route saw an impressive 89% drop in air pollution, revealing …

Pollution

Princess Beatrice joins Bear Grylls to honours the Scouts at Windsor Castle

VEE DE RODGERS/FLICKR<p>VEE DE RODGERS/FLICKR<p>Princess Beatrice of York attended the National Review of The Queen’s Scouts at Windsor Castle on …

Royal Family

UK weather latest: Britain will have to wait until May to enjoy next sustained bout of hot and sunny weather, say forecasters

After the hottest London Marathon on record, Britain's heatwave is officially over.<p>Following a weekend of sunshine and unusually high temperatures, …

Weather

The weirdest images from outside the hospital as world waited to greet Katie and William's new baby boy

<i>Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge</i><b>Kate Middleton gives birth to third child: Duchess of Cambridge welcomes baby boy on St George's Day</b><p>Kate, 36, …

Human Rights

A woman got engaged to a dinosaur at the London Marathon

Love is not extinct.<p>What can I say, I love love. I love a sappy rom-com. I love that scene in <i>Love Actually</i> when the dude from <i>The Walking Dead</i> holds up the sign to Keira Knightly. I love Hallmark movies where a woman leaves her high-powered job as a lawyer in the city to return home to discover …

Sports

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon Official Race App Breaks World Record for Marathon App Downloads

LONDON, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p><b>Official</b> <b>R</b><b>ace</b> <b>A</b><b>pp</b> <b>developed by Tata Consultancy Services</b> <b>downloaded</b> <b>by over 360</b><b>,000 users</b> <b><br>TCS</b> <b>digital</b> <b>fitness study</b> …

Marathons

Boston Marathon trailblazer Kathrine Switzer runs London Marathon, in number 261

At 71, <b>Kathrine Switzer</b> is still running with 261 on her bib — the same number she wore in 1967 when she became the first woman to run the Boston …

Marathons

Hot Links: Draft week has arrived, and Baker could still go to Cleveland

How’s it going, friends and fans? Looks like the Oklahoma Sooners added yet another national championship to the trophy case after the men’s …

College Football

O'Hanlon clinches Masters title at London Marathon

Local athlete Gary O’Hanlon had reason to celebrate at the weekend after claiming the Masters title at the 2018 London Marathon.<p>The Kilkerley man, …

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London Marathon

ICYMI: Eliud Kipchoge wore 3d printed Nikes to the London Marathon -

Nike is harnessing 3D printing technology to make their running shoes better than ever. The company has introduced a new textile called Flyprint – a …

Fashion

Katie Price insists she did train for London Marathon - after failing to finish

Katie Price has stuck her tongue out at those making negative comments after she failed to finish the London Marathon.<p>The glamour girl, 39, took part …

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