April 19, 2013
Arguably, the greatest men’s marathon field in the history of the sport has been assembled in London for Sunday’s Virgin London Marathon.
LRC breaks down the men’s race in our men’s race preview article at this link.
Below are pre-race comments from the 4 biggest starts in London, the fastest marathoner ever, Geoffrey Mutai, the world record holder Patrick Makau, the Olympic champ Stephen Kiprotich and the defending champ Wilson Kipsang.
Kipsang’s interview if from Run247, the rest are from the London Marathon organizers. London professional athlete coordinator Dave Bedford breaks down the race here.
LRC Favorite Geoffrey Mutai (The Fastest Marathoner Ever)
World Record Holder Patrick Makau
Olympic Champ Wilson Kiprotich
Defending Champ Wilson Kipsang