Marathon

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    Life

    Guinness World Records reverse sexist category to award NHS nurse her marathon record

Latest Stories

Nurses
Life

#WhatNursesWear: Nurses of Twitter respond brilliantly to sexist Guinness World Records decision

Jessica Anderson was denied a Guinness World Record because she wore scrubs to run the London Marathon rather than a dress

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Kayleigh Dray
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Runners compete in the London Marathon 2019
Life

NHS nurse denied London Marathon record attempt – because she wasn't wearing a dress

Guinness World Records has vowed to review its guidelines

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Anna Brech
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Kipchoge, Kosgei and Prince Harry
People

Prince Harry shares mental health message at London Marathon, amid royal baby wait

"Mental fitness is absolutely crucial to our wellbeing"

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Anna Brech
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Life

People are furious at the man who proposed during his partner’s marathon

Was it sweetly romantic – or a way of making her moment all about him?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Moya Crockett
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She was the first woman ever to run a marathon. Now, she’s taking on London

Talking sexism, sports and the Sixties with record-breaking 71-year-old athlete Kathrine Switzer.

Beauty

How to save your post-marathon skin and body

This is the ultimate post-marathon kit

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Jacqueline Kilikita
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Life

Breast cancer survivor marries seconds before running London Marathon

"I stood on the start line and I didn't know if I would make the finish."

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

Here's how you could be walking a marathon every fortnight

Without even realising

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

The women who ran a secret marathon in Tehran

“We had a very special bond”

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Amy Swales
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Fashion

Monki’s feminist campaign celebrates periods, masturbation, and more

The #monkifesto is taking a stand for women everywhere

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

A love letter to the London Marathon from a former scaredy-cat

“I was convinced I'd have to drop out and face humilation”

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Sofia Zagzoule
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Moya Crockett
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A 12-year-old girl just ran a half-marathon by mistake

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