Take part in the world famous Virgin Money London Marathon 2021

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the most famous marathon course in the world.  Join 50,000 runners on the 26 mile course past iconic London landmarks.  The event is a truly unique experience, the atmosphere, the support of the spectators along the course... it's a memory that will stay with you for life.

Just a Drop is delighted to have three available spaces in the 2021 Marathon. Running and fundraising for Just a Drop will help us to bring safe sustainable water and sanitation to communities worldwide.  The successful applicant must pledge to raise a minimum of £1500 for Just a Drop, with a suggested initial donation of £100 to secure your place and start the fundraising process.

We'll give you stories and ideas to spur on your fundraising, and we'll be on hand to help you all the way!   

The London Marathon takes place on 3rd October 2021.  Whether you are an experienced marathon runner, or this is your first attempt, there are a variety of training plans available to suit all levels of runner.  All runners must be at least 18 years of age on the date of the marathon.  

Beginner 17 Week Training Plan

Intermediate 17 Week Training Plan

Advanced 17 Week Training Plan

To apply for the Just a Drop Virgin Money London Marathon place you must pledge to fundraise a minimum £1500 for Just a Drop.  To apply please contact our Events Team on the link below.  If you choose to run for Just a Drop you will be provided with a running vest, training plans and fundraising advice.

If you already have a place in the 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon, but would like to raise funds for Just a Drop please contact us to request a running vest or t-shirt and assistance with fundraising.  

Photo credits:
Banner image: Ian Walton; Medal image: Thomas Lovelock

Booking for this event has now closed.