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Sumgong stars in stellar field at 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon

Olympic champion Jemima Sumgong will defend her Virgin Money London Marathon title on Sunday 23 April against one of the strongest women’s fields ever assembled for a major city marathon. Sumgong defied the odds last April when she recovered from a bruising fall to beat the world’s best in the British capital with a devastating finish. The 32-year-old went on …

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Bekele tops stunning field for 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon

Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia

Ethiopian legend Kenenisa Bekele tops the list of world-class contenders announced today for the men’s elite race at the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 23 April. Already a triple Olympic champion and double world record holder on the track, Bekele became the world’s second fastest marathon runner of all time when he won the 2016 Berlin Marathon last …

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Fred the Red’s bringing the FA Cup to Store

Man Utd mascot Fred the Red is touring our Stores and Lounges this half term – and even better, he’s bringing the FA Cup with him. These events are open to everyone, so there’s no need to be a Virgin Money customer. Why not pop in for a photo? The dates and times of Fred the Red’s appearances are below. …

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Run London for Virgin Money’s Charity of the year Heads Together

If you’ve got a place in the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon, here’s a special message from Prince Harry. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry are spearheading a new campaign with a team of charity partners to end stigma around mental health. Heads Together, Virgin Money’s official charity of the year is also the Virgin Money London Marathon …

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