Virgin Money London Marathon

Sign up for your place in the capital’s iconic running event.

Take part in the world’s greatest marathon and raise vital funds for young Londoners

Date: 28 April 2019

Distance: 26.2 miles

Minimum Fundraising Pledge: £2500

Why #TeamLondonYouth?

When you join the team you will receive:

  • One to one fundraising support from our dedicated fundraising team
  • London Youth running vest and iron on letters to personalise
  • Opportunities to visit our members and see good youth work in action
  • A cheer point at mile 25 to spur you on to the finish line

Apply for London Youth charity place

We have a limited number of charity places for London Marathon 2019. For a chance to secure a place on our team please complete the registration form below. We will review all applications and let you know whether you have been successful or not by October.

If you are successful in getting a place with London Youth, we ask that you commit to fundraising a minimum of £2,500 to support our work with young Londoners.

Applications for 2019 are now closed. If you would like to be added to a waiting list and be the first to hear about 2020 places please email

Join the team with your own place

Results of the London Marathon general ballot are released in October, If you are one of the lucky ones to secure a place through the ballot we would love have you on the team! There is no minimum fundraising pledge and you will get the same support from our fundraising team as our charity places!

If you have a place and would like to be part of #TeamLondonYouth please email