Montreal Marathon race director resigns in wake of death on the course

Dominique Piché, race director of the Oasis Rock n Roll Marathon, has stepped down after half-marathoner Patrick Neely, who later died in hospital, collapsed in cardiac arrest two kilometres from the finish line

Two runners die after Cardiff Half-Marathon

Ben McDonald and Dean Fletcher both succumbed to cardiac arrest after crossing the finish line

U.K. marathoner died of ‘perfect storm’ reaction to ibuprofen, sports gels: coroner

A coroner has ruled that a 23-year-old man died from a “perfect storm” of a reaction to a combination of sports supplements, ibuprofen and exercise exertion, after he collapsed at the 26K mark of the Brighton Marathon in April.