The 2021 Virgin London Marathon

Virgin London Marathon - Ballot placed runners

Sunday 03 October 2021 

Were you lucky enough to get a place in the ballot, for this years VLM2021?

Will YOU run for children and crucial DIPG research?

Help overturn the uniformly fatal outcome for this children's brain cancer

If the answer is 'yes' then please consider joining our small but amazing team of 'Abbie's Army' runners  and we will support you in every way we can to help you with your fundraising. There is no minimum requirement for ballot placed runners as every penny will come back to the charity and there is no charge for your place.

We can also supply you with:

  • Running T-shirt
  • Merchandise pack and flyers to support your fundraising efforts
  • Help in setting up your JustGiving or Virgin Money sponsorship page with tips to help you maximise all your efforts and donations received
  • Advice regarding supporting events to add to your target
  • We will cheer you on in London (if permitted in October) or in spirit!

Please get in touch to register your interest email :

We look forward to welcoming you, and if you didn't get a place why not consider running 'virtually' you can still support the cause, and we can still support you ...this year is all about fundraising YOUR way!

If you did not enter the 2021 ballot, general entries for the virtual event will open at 10:00 on Tuesday 16 February on the website.