Ben Johnson

Major Results / Key Achievements

  • The Big Half, London 2018 – 67:54
  • Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, CAN 2017 – 12th – 2:23:22
  • Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Half Marathon 2017 – 5th – 67:17
  • Vitality London 10,000 2017 – 12th – 30:26
  • Virgin Money London Marathon 2017 – 2:21:46


Showing steady improvement since joining Run-Fast in Fall 2015, Ben has elevated himself to become a consistent top finisher in major domestic and international road races. Following an impressive 2:21:46 clocking at the 2017 London Marathon, Ben was selected by England Athletics to gain further exposure overseas at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, where he acquitted himself well in 12th position and a time of 2:23:22.

Ben has also showcased this fitness at the shorter distances, posting a 67:17 personal best to place 5th among a highly-competitive field at the 2017 Great Scottish Half Marathon while building up to the Toronto race. In April 2018, Ben finished an impressive 2nd in the Manchester Marathon. This September he will aim to improve upon his personal best at the Berlin Marathon.