London Marathon 2021

Congratulations and a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone that took part in the London Marathon and Virtual Marathon!

Dominic Moore

Dom ran the Virtual Marathon – time not provided raised over £500

“It was a great experience lots of support from family & friends”

Jon Griffiths

Jon took up running during lockdown this was his first marathon completed in 03:28:11 – raised over £2K

“Really enjoyed yesterday, the hardest thing I have ever done, those last three miles were agony”

Matthew Ellis

Matt keen runner this was his first marathon he only started training 16 weeks before the event completed in 02:56:00 – raised over £2K

“I realized that sub 3 hours was a possibility about 6 weeks ago and have been so focused on doing that. The thought of raising money for such a great cause inspired me to dig deep and make sure I hit my target”

Ruth Tobin

Ruth is a fetal monitoring lead midwife – Keen runner and ran 2 half marathons previously this was Ruths first marathon – completed 3:57:00 – raised over £2K

“The atmosphere really was incredible, and I enjoyed every minute of it” 

Simon Hope

Simon ran the Virtual Marathon – dressed as a baby completed in 05:32:31 – raised over £500

“Had a great day, set off too fast & ended up with cramp for the second half of the run, had lots of support, beeps and cheers from passers-by, which was great with friends following me on their bikes”

Run for baby Lifeline

We rely on your generosity- without fundraising we would not be able to continue improving care for mothers and babies all over the UK. So, whether you have started running during lockdown and ready for a serious challenge or completed the course before, get your place on the starting line with Team Baby Lifeline.

Applications to run for Baby Lifeline in both the London and Virtual event are now open and will close on Monday 31st May 2021.

We have an extremely limited number of places remaining so please tell us why you want to run with Baby Lifeline.

We will get back to all applicants by 5th June. You can apply by filling in the form below. Thank you to everyone who has applied and good luck!

The London Event

Date: Sunday, 24th April 2022
Location: London
Event distance: 26.2 miles

The Virgin Money London Marathon is such an iconic event and completing it is a life achievement. The largely flat course is set around the River Thames, starting in Blackheath and finishing at The Mall.

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