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Virgin Money London Marathon 2022

24 Apr 2022

Greenwich Park

London SE10 8QY United Kingdom

8:00 am

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London Marathon places 2020

If you’re only ever going to do one marathon, make sure it’s the Virgin Money London Marathon.

From the cheering crowds and thrilling atmosphere to the world famous landmarks lining the 26.2-mile route from Greenwich to the Mall, it’s no surprise that this is one of the most famous races in the world.

In 2019, JDRF had over 145 runners pounding the streets of London and this time round, we’re looking to recruit a team of over 200 runners, helping us to raise a combined total of £400,000 to fund type 1 research.

JDRF charity places in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2022 

If you are successful in gaining a place on our team, then there will be a £100 non-refundable registration fee to pay to confirm your place. Please note this is only if you are chosen on to our team. There is also a £2,000 sponsorship target per runner. Places will be chosen in early 2021. 

Unfortunately JDRF had very limited places available for the 2021 event due to the cancellation of the 2020 event. So we are now only taking applications for Sunday 24 April 2022. If you would like to apply for the 2022 event and join our amazing team then please apply today! We will be letting successful applicants know early in 2021. 

Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 Ballot

The 2021 London Marathon ballot will be announced in late January.  If you are one of the lucky ones to get a place in the ballot when it is announced or a place with your running club you can run in October 2021 as part of our team with your own place.

If you do secure an own place through a running club, good for age place or because you had to withdraw from your own place in the 2020 event, please email londonmarathon@jdrf.org.uk and let us know that you have your own place confirmed.

Our support

  • Regular newsletters with training and fundraising tips
  • *A running vest with your name on
  • Cheering materials for your family and friends
  • Photo shoot on the morning of the marathon, in Greenwich Park (COVID permitting)
  • A really big cheer from our Supporter Zones on route (COVID permitting)
  • Fantastic post-race reception which includes a free massage to ease those weary legs (COVID permitting)

*Please note. Your JDRF running vest will be sent to you once you have raised £100 towards your overall target

Get in touch

For more information and to sign up, email londonmarathon@jdrf.org.uk or call 020 7841 3642.

Virgin Money London Marathon 2022

24 Apr 2022

8:00 am


Greenwich Park
London SE10 8QY United Kingdom