With Sympathy – Passing of Brian Kilby

With great sadness, the Midland Counties Association have learnt of the recent passing of the 1962 European and Commonwealth Marathon Champion Brian Kilby after a short illness – Coventry Godiva Harriers at age 86.

Brian was a two-time Olympian in the Marathon (1960 and 1964 – finishing 4th)


Brian’s funeral will be on Monday 29th July 2024 at 2pm.

Alford Crematorium, Miles Cross Hill, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9LH

Afterwards at North Shore, Gold Club North Shore Road, Skegness, PE25 1DN


Our thoughts are with Brian’s family at this difficult time.