Virgin Money London Marathon

London - Greenwich Park

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2016 - Sold Out

Places in the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon have now sold out. If you would like to run in 2017, then the General Entry ballot will open in the days after the event.

Join our team for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2016. Run with us and you'll get supported all the way. Let's beat cancer sooner.

If you do one event this year, make it the Virgin Money London Marathon. With thousands of people lining the roads to scream your name and our unique race day hospitality, it really is an event like no other and an experience that will live with you forever.

With our largest ever team and our highest ever fundraising target last year, we’re running to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. We're currently taking applications for our charity places, so if you want to run as part of CRUK why not apply for one now? N.B. The deadline for submitting your application will be 5:00pm on Friday 7th August, so be quick as we would hate for you to miss out.

If you have a confirmed place in the 2016 marathon, e.g. if you defered your place from last year or if you have a good for age place, and would like to join our team then email

Apply for one of our charity places now.The money we raise will go towards our life saving research that will help us beat cancer sooner.

Running for Cancer Research UK?

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