Two words to describe 2011 London Marathon: FAST AND FURIOUS! The male winner went under 2 hours 5 minutes and the female winner went under 2 hours 20 minutes.
Kenya’s Emmanuel Mutai ran the quickest marathon ever seen on the streets of London as he smashed the course record with a time of 2:04.40. It has been a long road to a Major win for Mutai, he was fourth twice and second once in previous London Marathons.
In the womens race Kenya’s Mary Keitany finished in an a time of 2:19.18, the fourth fastest time in the history of women’s marathon.
Men Results London Marathon 2011 – Top Three
- Emmanuel Mutai – Kenya
- Martin Lel – Kenya
- Patrick Makau – Kenya
Women Results London Marathon 2011 – Top Three
- Mary Keitany – Kenya
- Liliya Shobukhova – Russia
- Edna Kiplagat – Kenya