Stephen Kiprotich

London 2012 Olympics: Kiprotich shocks in final athletics event of the Games

Aug 12, 2012 - Steve Smythe

Ugandan Stephen Kiprotich upsets the formbook in the men’s marathon as the Olympics draw to a close

Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh (Randy Miyazaki)

Olympic selection battles – the top 12 in 2012

Jul 7, 2012 - Jon Mulkeen

A countdown of the biggest battles and most dramatic stories as athletes around the world chase selection for the London 2012 Olympics


Marathon runner Merrien added to GB Olympic team

Apr 27, 2012 - Athletics Weekly

UKA selection panel makes late addition to GB Olympic marathon team with Lee Merrien, the top Brit in London

Lee Merrien (Mark Shearman)

Merrien – so near, yet so far

Apr 24, 2012 - Jason Henderson

British marathon man misses London 2012 after failure to meet UKA’s qualifying criteria, but his non-selection brings rules under renewed scrutiny

Mary Keitany (Mark Shearman)

Keitany and Kipsang on song in Virgin London Marathon

Apr 22, 2012 - Jason Henderson

Kenyans win elite races, Brits take wheelchair crowns, while Claire Hallissey stakes her claim for Olympic selection with a big PB on thrilling day of racing

Liz Yelling (Mark Shearman)

Top Brits vying for remaining three Olympic spots

Apr 20, 2012 - Athletics Weekly

With Olympic places up for grabs on Sunday, ambitious British athletes must adopt a do-or-die mentality

Patrick Makau

Makau and Mutai to clash in London

Jan 20, 2012 - Athletics Weekly

World record-holder Patrick Makau and defending champion Emmanuel Mutai will face off at this year’s Virgin London Marathon

Jo Pavey (Mark Shearman)

Pavey, Yamauchi and Merrien lead GB marathon team for Daegu

Apr 19, 2011 - Athletics Weekly

Marathon selections made for IAAF World Championships in Daegu