Missed out on a ballot place?
You can still run the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon
Boo… so you didn’t get a place in the ballot, but all is not lost. There’s still a way to run the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon. Here’s how…
Run the Virgin Money London Marathon for Charity
If you missed out in the ballot you can still secure a place in the race by running the Virgin Money London Marathon for charity. If you team up with a charity, you’ll have the joint satisfaction of fulfilling your marathon dream and raising money for a worthy cause. Win win!
Yes, you will need to raise a certain amount for your chosen cause, but your charity will give you a wealth of support to help you reach your target. Each year the Virgin Money London Marathon sees thousands of inspiring charity runners fight against the odds to complete the epic race and meet their fundraising promises.
With large crowds cheering them on to glory, it really is an emotional experience for everyone.
If you want to be one of those amazing charity runners in 2016, here’s a list of charities that have places in the race.
Other races and events
If fundraising is not for you, you can keep your running dreams alive by signing up for another event. There are tons of other races and events around the world you can take part in. The important thing is that you keep on running and set another challenge. Here are some of our other top races and events to choose from.
Good luck with your running journey – it's great to be a part of it!