Virgin London Marathon

Virgin London Marathon runner 2013, running for the Mental Health Foundation

Date : 26 April 2015

Location : London

Registration Fee : £60

Minimum Sponsorship : £1,600

Get your place in the world's biggest fundraising event! The Virgin London Marathon is a fantastic event, and we are lucky to have guaranteed charity places for our team. 

With over 35,000 runners every year, the Virgin Money London Marathon is THE event to take part in! We have around 60 places to fill for the 2015 race, which we will be recruiting for from now until next January.

How to enter

Our charity places are now CLOSED for the 2015 race. Looking for a charity place in the 2016 race? We will have early entry applications just after this year's race, so keep an eye on this page in the week's following.

Were you one of the lucky 35,000 ballot runners joining us at next year's London Marathon? If so, we would love you to run for us! Please drop us through an email to and let us know your vest size.


"Being part of such a great charity team in the world’s greatest charity fundraising race, not only improves other people’s lives, it dramatically improves your own too!”

Tom Gilberthorp, London Marathon runner  

Benefits of joining the Mental Health Foundation's team:

  • Welcome pack full of expert fundraising tips and training plans
  • Pre-race reception in London to meet your fellow team mates
  • Group training sessions in London to keep you motivated during the winter
  • Personalised support from our Events Team including telephone calls and regular emails
  • Free running vest for you and T-shirts and cheering materials for your supporters
  • Cheering team at mile 18 of the marathon course
  • Post-race reception with food, showers and masseurs!

A huge thank you and congratulations to our amazing team who took part in this year's London Marathon for the Mental Health Foundation! 

With your support, we can continue to change lives and fight the suffering caused by mental illness.

To discuss the London Marathon, please contact our Events Team on 020 7803 1123 or email us at