Barry Carpenter


We don’t think we’ll see a weekend of marathon drama like that again for some time... it was the Commonwealth Games marathon, and what an epic!We look forward to the Virgin Money London Marathon this weekend. Training Talk looks at staying...

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Episode 431

Helen Croydon


The Manchester Marathon results are in, Steve Way wins again, Laura Muir u-turns on her coaching setup, Melissa Courtney bags a fantastic bronze on the Gold Coast, there’s...

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Episode 430

Callum Hawkins


This week Martin is joined in the studio by co-host Holly Rush. World marathon 4th placer and Rio Olympian top 10er Callum Hawkins joins us ahead of the Commonwealth Games on...

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Episode 429

Nancy Freeman


Tom speaks to Marathon Talk listener and seven continent marathoner, Nancy Freeman. Yuki runs a 70-minute half marathon dressed as a panda, there’s two stunning...

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Episode 428

Robbie Britton


On this week’s show Martin is joined by Holly Rush in the studio, you could come to Kenya or Austria, it snowed, some runners got stuck, Chris Thompson is on form, so is...

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William Pullen


The Robin Hood Marathon is no more, Rupp PBs over 13.1 miles, Kathrine Switzer is running London, Dewi Griffiths is out of the Commonwealth Games, and there’s news of dodgy...

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Episode 426

Chris Chataway


We remember Sir Roger Bannister and listen to Sir Chris Chataway recounting that incredible first sub 4 minute mile. There’s some great racing at The Big Half (apparently),...

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Episode 425

Richard Bazeley


There’s sensational stuff in Tokyo, the National Cross doesn’t get much press, it’s the much anticipated Big Half on Sunday. Tony, Jo Pavey, and a big bunch of you guys...

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Episode 424

Lily Partridge


Leading British marathon runner Lily Partridge shares her pre London hopes, Ian Williams of Fetch fame joins us for a pace related training talk, we’d love you to come to...

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1Aaron ScottVirgin Money London Marathon 2018Greenwich Park, London02:17:46
2Alex MilneVirgin Money London Marathon 2018Greenwich Park, London02:23:17
3Andy GreenleafVirgin Money London Marathon 2018Greenwich Park, London02:27:42
1Anna BonifaceVirgin Money London Marathon 2018Greenwich Park, London02:37:07
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