From the London Marathon
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The 2012 Virgin London Marathon Media Guide is now available online here.
The 230-page guide contains all the information you need to cover this year’s race, including detailed biographies of the leading runners and elite wheelchair athletes, information about the main British entrants, this year’s celebrities and MPs, and fact and figures about the mass event.
The guide also includes sections on the London Marathon course, the history of the event, the World Marathon Marjors series and marathon statistics.
You can find contact details for the London Marathon press team and information about the media facilities at the Tower Hotel, as well as timing for the race week press conferences.
RACE WEEK PRESS CONFERENCES
Press Conferences begin at the Tower Hotel, London, on Tuesday 17th April with the defending champions Emmanuel Mutai and Mary Keitany. The full race week press conference schedule is available by clicking here.
CELEBRITIES AND HUMAN INTEREST STORIES
Full details of the celebrities and this year’s Human Interest stories are also available.
Human Interest: http://static.london-marathon.co.uk/downloads/pdf/Human_Interest_2012_a.pdf
For more information please contact the Virgin London Marathon Press Office:
Nicola Okey 020 7902 0182 / 07799 661345; firstname.lastname@example.org
Hannah Finch 020 7902 0199; email@example.com
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UPCOMING SJA EVENTS
Thu Apr 19: SJA Annual General Meeting, Fleet Street, 12.30pm. Click here for details.
Thu May 10: SJA Ladbrokes Lunch with former England cricket captain Alec Stewart. Click here for booking details.
Mon Sep 24: SJA Autumn Golf Day, Muswell Hill GC. Booking details from Paul Trow at firstname.lastname@example.org