Virgin London Marathon 2017

Thank you so much to our amazing runners who took part in the 2016 Marathon!
Thank you so much to our amazing runners who took part in the 2016 Marathon!

23 April 2017 09:00

Join our London Marathon team and you will experience one of the best running events in the world. Apply now for one of our guaranteed 2017 places or use your own ballot place to raise funds for Blind Veterans UK next year.

Event details


The Virgin London Marathon is one of the most popular marathons in the world. Starting in Greenwich Park and finishing on The Mall, you will experience a beautiful 26.2 mile route past London's most magnificent landmarks.


Charity place


We have guaranteed places available and would love you to join our running team. We ask all our runners to pay a registration fee of £45 and pledge to raise a minimum sponsorship of £2,000. You will receive full support to help you reach your goal. Apply now for a 2017 place


Your own place


The public ballot for next year's event opens on Monday 2 May 2016. If you are lucky enough to obtain a ballot place, we would be so grateful if you chose to support Blind Veterans UK. We will provide lots of support with your training and fundraising. Please complete this online form if you have a ballot place.


Supporting you


We are so very grateful to every one of our runners and we will be here every step of the way to support you, including:

• A Blind Veterans UK running vest

• A fundraising guide 

• Blind Veterans UK sponsor forms

• Team communication and ongoing help with fundraising

• Flags and clappers for your friends and family supporting you on the day

• A bright, noisy Blind Veterans UK cheerpoint on race day!


Contact us 

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call Vicky on 0207 616 7959 or email  




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