The fastest men's time recorded at London was run in 2011 by Emmanuel Mutai in a time of 2:04:40.
Geoffrey Mutai ran the Boston marathon in 2:03. Fastest recorded time for a marathon to date.
fastest vet for half marathon
23,680 finished in the 2008 Flora London Marathon.
2:15.43 Paula Radcliffe
Moses Mosop of Kenya ran 2:03:06 at the 2011 Boston Marathon
The fastest marathon ever run is 2 hours, 3 minutes and 02 seconds - set by Kenya's Geoffrey Mutai on April 18th 2011 at the Boston Marathon.
Lornah Kiplagat in 1h06:25 is the fastest recognised record (unassisted course)
Toshihilo Seko from Japan won with a time of 2:11:50.
Sunita Thevathasan 2008
It was set by Paula Radcliffe of the United Kingdom on April 13, 2003 at the London Marathon. The time was 2:15:25