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About Marathon Club

Welcome to Member of the 42.2 Club®, where all marathon finishers meet.

At this site, you can obtain a unique 42.2 bumper sticker to display and let your colleagues and neighbors know that you have completed a marathon. You have earned it.

You may also list and display your personal marathon record and all your best marathon results. You can search and compare the fastest runners in the world, in your country or in your region; filter the data according to age, time range or specific marathon; and compare your results with those of your peers.

Solidarity between 42.2 club members – When you encounter another runner with a 42.2 sticker, he/she is a member of your club. Offer him/her a hand.


Member of 42.2 Club® bumper sticker may be obtained through organizers of marathon races (check inside the runner’s race bag), purchased from this site, or purchased at authorized dealers. We are in the process of assigning distributors in each country. Contact us for more details.

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All rights reserved©. Member of the 42.2 Club® and its bumper sticker are registered trademark worldwide (under class 35 and class 41). It is unlawful to reproduce a registered trade mark, or imitate or create a similar symbol with likelihood of confusion, without prior written authorization from a trade mark owner. Violation of a registered trade mark may result in legal penalties.

Banner Photo Credits:

Olympics Men’s Marathon, 2012, by Aurelien Guichard, licensed under CC BY-SA.
New York City Marathon 2009, by Rebecca Wilson, licensed under CC BY.

Recent News


Member of the 42.2 Club® purchase orders were shipped

All 42.2 purchase orders submitted until July 11, were mailed out by July 12.



A new men world record at 2023 Chicago Marathon


Kelvin Kiptum (Kenya) shattered the world men marathon record. He won the Chicago Marathon at an astonishing 2:00:35 hours.
Four months later, in February 11, 2024, Kelvin Kiptum was killed in a road traffic accident in Kenya.



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Tigst Assefa set a new women world record.

Tigst Assefa (ETH) set a new world marathon record for women, won the 2023 Berlin Marathon, finished at 2:11:53 hours.


Elihud Kipchoge Won 2023 Berlin Marathon

Elihud Kipchoge (KEN) won the 2023 Berlin Marathon for the 5th time, finished at 2:02:42 hours. 


Save on order of 3 stickers

Save on order of 3 bumper stickers. Pay only 19.50 USD, instead of 22.50 USD. When you order a triple it is 6.50 USD each (instead of 7.50 USD each).


Sale ! A set of 42.2 ® coasters just 11 USD

The official Member of the 42.2 Club® set of coasters are now on Sale for 11 USD per set, including tax.
Get yours now!


Save on a pack of official Mugs

Save on order of 3 official Mugs. Pay only 36 USD, instead of 42 USD.


2:14:04 hours – Marathon new women world record

Brigid Kosgei (Kenya) won the 2019 Chicago Maraton at 2:14:04 hours, setting a new women world record.


Elihud Kipchoge – under TWO hours

Elihud Kipchoge (Kenya) made History, the first and only person to finish the marathon distance under two hours. He ran it in Vienna at 1:59:40 hours. It will not be regarded as a marathon record.


Kenenisa Bekele is the winner of 2019 Berlin Marathon

Kenenisa Bekele (Ethiopia) won today the 2019 BMW Berlin Marathon at a Stunning 2:01:41 hours, just two second short of the world record from 2018 Berlin Marathon.


Winner of 2019 London Marathon

Elihud Kipchoge (Kenya) is the 2019 London Marathon winner. He finished at the amazing time of 2:02:37 hours. He is also the world fastest marathon runner (2:01:39 hours at the 2018 Berlin Marathon).


Winners of 2018 London Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge (Kenya) is 2018 London Marathon winner (Men). His time is 2:04:16 hours.

Vivian Cheruiyot (Kenya) is 2018 London Marathon winner (Women). Her time is 2:18:31 hours.


Winners of 2018 Boston Marathon

Yuki Kawauchi (Japan) is the winner of 2018 Boston Marathon (Men). He ran the 42,195 meters (26 miles and 385 yards) at 2:15:54 hours.

Desiree Nicole Linden (USA) is the winner of 2018 Boston Marathon (Women). She ran the 42,195 meters (26 miles and 385 yards) at 2:39:54 hours.


New Offer !!! 3-Pack Mugs.

New Offer !!! 3-Pack Mugs.
3-Pack Member of the 42.2 Club® Official Mugs for 36.00 US $ (Sales tax included).
Get yours now!


Add the Member of the 42.2 Club® logo to your Facebook profile picture

Just click the link and follow the instructions! Make sure you change the size and position of the 42.2 Club logo so it won’t hide you from the picture!


What is fartlek ?

Fartlek is a Swedish training method based on a continuous running sessions and a mixture of interval. The intervals could be distance based or time units based or a mixture of them.


How the marathon distance was set to 42,195 meters or 26 miles and 385 yards ?

In 1908 London Olympic games, the British Royal Family wanted the race to begin beneath the windows of the nursery at Windsor Castle and finish opposite the royal viewing box at the Olympic stadium. The start and finish lines were adapted to accommodate the request, and since then the marathon distance was standardized to that distance- 42 kilometers and 195 meters (42.195 km) or 26 miles and 385 yards (26.219 miles).


Flanagan the first US woman runner in NY City Marathon

For the first time in 40 years, Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman runner at TCS New York City Marathon. She finished at 2:26:53 hours, ahead of Mary Keitany (Kenya)


Geoffrey Kamworor (Kenya) is the winner of 2017 TCS New York City Marathon

Geoffrey Kamworor (Kenya) is the winner of today’s 2017 TCS New York City Marathon. He finished at 02:10:53 hours (just 3 seconds ahead of Wilson Kipsang from Kenya too.


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Surprise winner at 2017 Venice Marathon

A bizarre incident in which the leading six runners took a wrong turn assisted local runner Eyob Faniel (Italy) to win 2017 Venice Marathon at 2:12:16 hours.


A surprise winner of 2017 TCS Amsterdam Marathon

Lawrence Cherono (Kenya) is the 2017 winner of TCS Amsterdam Marathon at 2:05:09 hours.


2017 Chicago Marathon Winners

Rupp, Galen (from Portland, OR, USA) won the 2017 Chicago Marathon at 02:09:20 hours.

Last year winner, Kirui, Abel (from Kenya) finished second, 28 seconds after the winner.

Dibaba, Tirunesh (from Ethiopia) was the first among the women at 02:18:31 hours.

Today’s results are faster than 2015, 2016 results.


Eliud Kipchoge (Kenya) won the 2017 Berlin Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge (Kenya) won the 2017 Berlin Marathon at 2:03:32 hours.


Geffrey Kirui (Kenya) winner of 2017 World Championships Marathon

Geffrey Kirui from Kenya just won the 2017 World Championships Marathon.
He finished the 42,195 meters at 2:08:27 hours.
Tamirat Tola (Ethiopia) finished second at 2:09:49 hours.

Daniel Wanjiru (Kenya) who was the 2017 London Marathon winner – finished at 8th place, at 2:12:16 hours.


Eliud Kipchoge – 2:00:24 hours – unofficial

An unofficial marathon record at 2:00:24 hours – Eliud Kipchoge from Kenya ran an unofficial marathon held at the Monza race track, Italy and finished at 2:00:24. Eliud Kipchoge was also the winner of 2016 Rio Olympic Games Marathon.


Winners of 2106 New York Marathon

Ghirmay Ghebreslassie (Eritrea) is the winner of 2016 TCS New York City Marathon. He reached the finish line after 2:07:51 hours. Mary Keitany (Kenya) was the first among the women runners, at 2:24:26 hours.


Mark Korir (Kenya) won the 2016 Frankfurt Marathon

Mark Korir (Kenya) won the 2016 Frankfurt Marathon at 2:06:48 hours.


42.2 stickers were distributed in Marathons in France

Member of the 42.2 Club ® were distributed in Paris Marathon and in Marathon de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel, France. Ask your race coordinator for the bumper stickers.


42.2 Club stickers in Maratona San Antonio ® Italy

Official Member of the 42.2 Club ® stickers were distributed in the runner’s bag of  Maratona San Antonio ®, held in Padua (Padova) Italy on April 27th 2014.

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