Lel springs London Marathon shock Welcome! › Forums › Running Forum › Lel springs London Marathon shock This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Ryan 13 years, 5 months ago. Author Posts April 17, 2005 at 12:08 pm #2823 RyanKeymaster Kenya’s Martin Lel beat a high-quality field to win the 25th London Marathon. Lel clocked two hours seven minutes 24 seconds to finish ahead of world champion Jaouard Gharib of Morocco and South Africa’s Hendrik Ramaala. BBC article Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.