Milton Keynes Marathon

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Milton Keynes Marathon
DateEarly May Bank Holiday
LocationMilton Keynes, England
Event typeRoad
DistanceMarathon, Half marathon, 5K run
Primary sponsorRightmove
Established2012
Course recordsMen's: 2:31:14 (2016)
United Kingdom Ben Fish
Women's: 2:54:55 (2019)
United Kingdom Helen Mussen
Official siteMilton Keynes Marathon
Participants1,841 (2019)

The Milton Keynes Marathon is an annual marathon and marathon relay event held in Milton Keynes, England. The inaugural event was held in April 2012 and attracted 4,400 runners.[1] The start and finish of the event are based at the StadiumMK football stadium, home of Milton Keynes Dons F.C. The 2012 event was won by Team Mizuno runner Dave Mitchinson with a time of two hours 41 minutes and 54 seconds.[2] In 2013 a kids "Superhero Fun Run" was added to the schedule followed by a Half Marathon race in 2014 and a 5k "Rocket" race in 2016. The Rocket 5k is held on the preceding Sunday to the Bank Holiday Monday on which the marathon, half marathon, marathon relay and superhero fun run are held. In 2018 the race weekend attracted 11,000 runners.

Winners[edit]

Marathon[edit]

Edition Year Date Men's winner Time (h:m:s) Women's winner Time (h:m:s)
8 2019 May 6 Michael Aldridge 2:32:48 Helen Mussen 2:54:55
7 2018 May 7 Denys Olefir 2:37:43 Colleen Mukuya 2:57:58
6 2017 May 1 Gareth Cooke 2:40:08 Asia Zmyslona 2:57:37
5 2016 May 2 Ben Fish 2:31:14 Kate Wright 3:03:41
4 2015 May 4 Jack Parslow 2:37:30 Kate Wright 2:58:30
3 2014 May 5 Rick Lloyd 2:43:25 Sarah Hill 3:00:21
2 2013 May 6 Edward Catmur 2:46:59 Andrea Green 3:04:23
1 2012 April 29 Dave Mitchinson 2:41:54 Yvette Grice 3:00:35

Half Marathon[edit]

Edition Year Date Men's winner Time (h:m:s) Women's winner Time (h:m:s)
6 2019 May 6 Jordan Clay 1:10:57 Rebecca Butler 1:28:48
5 2018 May 7 Michael Aldridge 1:13:02 Johanna O'Regan 1:25:33
4 2017 May 1 David Hudson 1:14:16 Rebecca Moore 1:16:50
3 2016 May 2 Steve Way 1:09:53 Sophie Carter 1:25:29
2 2015 May 4 Marcus Engstrom 1:15:27 Sophie Carter 1:18:59
1 2014 May 5 Ismail Ssenyange 1:08:38 Jane Ovington 1:23:01

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