Virgin Money London Marathon

Apply for a place in the capital’s iconic running event.

IMPORTANT UPDATE: The rescheduled date for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon is Sunday 4 October. We will continue to update this page as we receive new information from the event organisers.

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

Date: 3rd October 2021

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 places available for the postponed event, if you would like to take part please complete this short application form and a member of the team will be in touch.

Join the team with your own place

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! Please email to join the team.

Run in 2021

If you would to run for London Youth in 2021 and be the first to hear when applications open, please email to be added to the mailing list.

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