London Marathon runner

Virgin Money London Marathon 2021


Greenwich Park - The Mall, London, SE10 8QY
  • Registration Fee - £100.00
  • Minimum Sponsorship - £1,900.00

Blue Cross charity places

Apply now for your chance to join team Blue Cross for the 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon. Places are limited so to be considered, please complete your application as fully as possible. In return for a place we ask you to raise a minimum of £1,900.00 for Blue Cross – We will be on hand with plenty of fundraising and training support to get you there. Together we can really make a difference to the lives of pets!

Apply now

Own Place – Lucky in the ballot?

The public ballot is not yet open. The public ballot for the 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon will open to all on Sunday 4 October 2020. The ballot will remain open for six days to give everyone who would like to enter the event a fair chance to do so. The 2021 ballot will close at 17:00 on Friday 9 October 2020. The 2021 ballot results will be announced in early January 2021.

Please visit Virgin Money London Marathon for more information and to apply when it opens.

If you’re lucky enough to secure your own public place through the ballot we would be delighted to welcome you onto the Blue Cross team. All we ask is for you to gain as much sponsorship as you can for the animals that we care for.

To let us know that you have your own place and you’d like to run for Blue Cross please notify us below.

Join the Blue Cross team

All Blue Cross runners will benefit from:

  • A running vest
  • Expert advice from fitness coach Graeme Hilditch 
  • Plenty of fundraising support, ideas and guidance 
  • An invite for you, your friends and family to our post-race reception at the grand Institute of Directors on Pall Mall plus a well-earned massage
  • The best support from our enthusiastic cheering point on race day 

If you have any questions contact the team on 0300 777 1974 or email [email protected]

Why we need your support