London Marathon will now let guide runners collect finisher’s medals

February 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

After an outcry on social media, the Virgin Money London Marathon will now give finishers’ medals to guide or support runners


No finishers’ medals for visually impaired guides at London Marathon

January 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

While it’s common for visually impaired guides not to receive an official time, some visually impaired runners view the London Marathon’s refusal even to give guides finishers’ medals as sending the wrong message