Liverpool Marathon

Liverpool ENG

Race Winners (21 runnings)

03 Sep 1989

2:14:19

Carl Thackery (ENG)

3:02:50

Maureen Oddie (ENG)

1969-1988

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assumed not held  

20 Jul 1968

2:37:35

Bernie Gomersall (ENG)

15 Jul 1967

2:23:55

Robert Raymen (GBR)

1963-1966

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assumed not held

1962

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not held

12 Aug 1961

2:24:22

Ron Hill (ENG)

13 Aug 1960

2:22:35

John Tarrant (ENG)

15 Aug 1959

2:31:58

Sam Hardicker (ENG)

16 Aug 1958

2:27:09

Robert Pape (GBR)

17 Aug 1957

2:29:51

Arthur Keily-4

11 Aug 1956

2:34:01

Arthur Keily-3

13 Aug 1955

2:34:25

Arthur Keily-2

14 Aug 1954

2:30:28

Arthur Keily (ENG)

12 Aug 1953

2:27:13

William McMinnis-3

11 Aug 1952

2:32:39

William McMinnis-2

11 Aug 1951

2:37:40

William McMinnis (ENG)

12 Aug 1950

2:41:45

Walter Cousins (GBR)

13 Aug 1949

2:51:55

Jack Paterson (SCO)

02 Aug 1948

2:43:30

John Henning (NIR)

1931-1947

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not held

17 Sep 1930

2:41:28

Harry Wood-2

18 Sep 1929

2:45:22

Harry Wood (GBR)

26 Sep 1928

2:33:00

Sam Ferris-2

28 Sep 1927

2:35:27

Sam Ferris (ENG)
Notes: 1927 was the inaugural year. The 1967-68 races were known as the Liverpool Show Marathon; the 1989 race was known as the Liverpool Mersey Marathon and served as the Commonwealth Games trial for the British men. The 1967 course is considered to have been short.

Most Wins (1927-1989)

Men

4

Arthur Keily (ENG) 1954-57

Women
No woman has won more than once..


Prize Money
A small amount of prize money was distributed at the 1989 race but the amounts not known.

Race Time Bias
Insufficient data to calculate race time biases.

Competitive Level
Insufficient data to calculate competitive levels.


Quality Performances

Men
<2:15       1
<2:16       2
<2:17       2
<2:18       3
<2:19       3
<2:20       3

Women
No performances under 2:50


Last Updated on 17 Apr 2010

Contributors: Andy Milroy (9), Malcolm Heyworth, Martin Rix, Franco Civai (2)