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34 New Guinness World Records Claimed at the London Marathon

Nicolle Monico / April 23, 2018

It’s been 11 years since Guinness World Records first partnered with the Virgin Money London Marathon to grant record titles to runners competing in costumes. This year, 98 hopefuls donned their best outfits to beat 90 current record titles. A team of Guinness World Records adjudicators were on the ground verifying times of participants and […]

MasterChef Contestant Dies During London Marathon

Nicolle Monico / April 23, 2018

One runner has died following his participation in the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday. Matt Campbell collapsed after completing 22.5 miles and later died in the hospital. The 29-year-old and professional chef was most notably known for his appearance on the most recent season of the BBC’s MasterChef: The Professionals. “Everyone involved in […]

Nike Creates New 3D-Printed Textile With Eliud Kipchoge

Nicolle Monico / April 18, 2018

From Hansons-Brooks runner Desiree Linden becoming the first American female to win in Boston in 33 years to Japanese Yuki Kawauchi stealing our hearts and first place in the Men’s Open division and a virtually-unknown runner securing a podium finish, this year’s Boston Marathon has been anything but mediocre. Although the race is long over, […]