Virgin Money London Marathon 2015

The 2015 London Marathon took place on 26 April 2015. It was the 35th running of the annual mass-participation marathon race and the third World Marathon Major of the year.

The men’s elite race was won by Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge and the women’s race was won by Ethiopian Tigist Tufa. The 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships marathon events were also held during the race. The men’s wheelchair race was won by Joshua George from the United States and the women’s wheelchair race was won by American Tatyana McFadden. McFadden set a course record for the second year running.

According to the organisers, there were more than 38,000 participants in the 2015 race, the highest number in the London Marathon’s history.