Virgin Money London Marathon 2015

When: 
26 April 2014

Location

Where:
London, SE10 8QY

The world's most iconic marathon in so many ways. This is one of the ultimate 'bucket list' items and you could have the opportunity to tick it off of your list.

There will be over a million people lining the streets of the capital screaming your name as you make your way through the 26.2 mile course; it'll be an unforgetable day that we can give you the chance to be involved in.

Registration fee: £75

Minimum sponsorship amount: £2,000

Apply for a guaranteed place in the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon

Apply for a 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon Gold Bond place

Apply for a place in the ballot

To apply for a place in next year's ballot visit the London Marathon website. The ballot opens after midnight on Tuesday 22 April. So, set your alarms or stay up late on Monday night to put your name in the hat.

The Ballot closed after 125,750 people applied in just over 11 hours. 

We would love you to run for The Children’s Society as an own place runner. There isn’t a fundraising target or a registration fee and you will still receive all of the benefits below.

What benefits do you get being part of The Children's Society's team?

  • Online Training Zone with access to route planners, calculators, your own personal trainer and the chance to interact with other runners.
  • Dedicated Events Team to support you and help with any fundraising or training needs
  • Team training day in January with expert guest speakers
  • Running vest, personalised with your name
  • Cheer points along the route to keep you going
  • Post-race party with a well-deserved massage and a goody bag for you as well as refreshments for you and your supporters.

Photos from the 2014 marathon

We have posted some great photos from the 2014 marathon on our Facebook page - please check them out. 

Why run for us?