Mo Farah the men’s favorite; Paula Radcliffe to run her first race in almost two years.
Written by: David Monti
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Organizers of next Monday’s Bupa London 10,000 have released their start lists. The race will be held on the central loop of the 2012 Olympic Marathon, starting and finishing in St. James’s Park. The race incorporates the first U.K. national 10K road running championships for both individuals and teams. Prize money is limited to British citizens.
Paula Radcliffe will run her first race since the 2009 ING New York City Marathon; Mo Farah is the overwhelming favorite in the men’s race.
The start lists are as follows with personal best times:
Mo Farah, Newham and Essex Beagles, 27:44
Andrew Lemoncello, Fife, 28:47
Matt O’Dowd, Notts AC, 28:49
Scott Overall, Blackhealth & Bromley AC, 28:49
Marius Lonescu, Altrincham, 28:54
Phil Wicks, Belgrave Harriers, 28:54
Gavin Thompson, Altrincham, 29:02
Phil Nicholls, Tipton Harriers, 29:07
Ian Hudspith, Morpeth Harriers, 29:08
Dan Robinson, Stroud AC, 29:12
Russell Dessaix – Chin, Belgrave Harriers, 29:22
Michael Skinner, Blackhealth & Bromley AC, 30:16
Paula Radcliffe, Bedford & County AC, 30:21
Jo Pavey, Exeter, 31:47
Gemma Steel, Charnwood, 32:51
Julie Bleasdale, Hillingdon, 33
Lucy Elliott, Winchester, 33:02
Justina Heslop, Clapham Chasers, 33:11
Hannah Whitmore, Charnwood, 33:11
Susan Partridge, Leeds City, 33:19
Alyson Dixon, Chester le Street AC, 33:26
Juliet Doyle, Charnwood, 33:27
Caroline Hoyte, Arena 80, 33:27
Beverley Jenkins, Salford Harriers & AC, 33:28