BBC Sport - Million Reasons to Run: Matt, Simon, Beth, Luke Shakespeare
Marathon Stories: The Shakespeares
- From the section Get Inspired
Meet four of the 38,000 runners taking part in the 2016 London Marathon.
This year someone will become the millionth person to finish the race in the 36 years it has taken place. Could it be Matt, Simon, Beth or Luke?
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