London City Race History

The first edition of the London City Race was run in 2008 and was then known as the City of London Race. We list below the race officials, location, top course winners, results links and and partner events for each year.

YearLocationResultsPartner Events
2008City: BarbicanResultsS: LOK Hampstead Heath
2009City: West
& Temple
ResultsS: CHIG Wormley Woods
2010City: South
& Bankside
ResultsS: LOK Hampstead Heath
2011City: North
& Barbican
ResultsS: LOK Regent’s Park*
2012City: West
& Temple
ResultsS: CHIG Epping Forest
2013Isle of DogsResultsS: LOK Victoria Park*
2014City: BarbicanResultsSaturday: GO Guildford
2015City: East
& Wapping
ResultsF: SLOW Imperial College
S: LOK Waterlow Park*
2016RotherhitheResultsF: DFOK Crystal Palace
S: LOK Soho
2017City: BarbicanResultsF: SLOW Wapping
S: LOK Victoria Park*
2018City: South
& Bermondsey
ResultsF: SLOW Rotherhithe
S: LOK Bloomsbury
2019City: BarbicanResultsF: LOK Hendon Campus
S: DFOK Greenwich Park

* = Ultrasprint, F = Friday, S = Sunday.

Winners and Race Officials

YearRace OfficialsTop ManTop Woman
2008P: Oliver O’Brien
O: Brooner Brown
C: Simon Errington
Nick BarrableMhairi
Mackenzie
2009P: Alan Leakey
O: Vince Roper
& Mike Garvin
C: Steve McKinley
Edward CatmurSarah Rollins
2010P: Matthias Mahr
O: Alan Leakey
C: Neville Myers
Graham
Gristwood
Kirti
Rebane (EST)
2011P: Gordon Parker
O: Alan Leakey
C: Julie Cleary
& Ronan Cleary
Murray StrainRachael
Rothman
2012P: Jayne Sales
& Ian Webb
O: Oliver O’Brien
& Andy Robinson
& Vince Roper
C: Alan Wallis
Peter HodkinsonMhairi
Mackenzie
2013P: Oliver O’Brien
O: Vince Roper
& Andy Robinson
& Paul Whiston
C: David Rosen
Yannick
Michiels (BEL)
Anneke Hald
Bjorgum (NOR)
2014P: Mike Garvin
& Dave Wright
O: Vince Roper
C: Simon Errington
Yannick
Michiels (BEL)
Alice Leake
2015P: Vince Roper
O: Vince Roper
C: Mike Elliot
Ralph StreetAlice Leake
2016P: Ed Stott
O: Vince Roper
C: Andy Robinson
Severi
Kymäläinen (FIN)
Tessa Strain
2017P: Edward Catmur
O: Vince Roper
C: Andy Robinson
Erik Nilsson
Simkovics (AUT)
Sarah Rollins
2018P: Edward Catmur
O: Sarah Brown
C: Simon Errington
Erik Nilsson
Simkovics (AUT)
Tessa Strain
2019P: Andy Johnson
O: Alan Leakey
& Steven Clelland
C: Alan Rosen
Edward CatmurEmilie Westli
Andersen (NOR)

P = Planner, O = Organiser/Race Director, C = Controller.

Since the first year, Clif Bar have supported the race, and every finisher has enjoyed one of over 10000 Clif Bars handed out at race download. We were also supported for some races by Nuun Hydration. Race logistics supported by JVP Events. Our key suppliers include SIEntries, Print5 and More Mile.

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