Virtual London Marathon 2021

Tackle 26.2 miles in 24 hours, in the largest London Marathon ever!

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Event information

Date: Sunday 3 October 2021
Location: Anywhere - the route is up to you!

The 2021 Virtual Virgin Money London Marathon gives you the opportunity to take on the world's greatest marathon on the course of your choice. On Sunday 3 October, you'll have from 00:00:00 until 23:59:59 to cover the full 26.2 miles - whether it's in one go or split up over the course of the day - with the help of the official app to track your progress and provide exclusive event commentary to bring the spirit of the physical London Marathon to you. 

Best of all, by taking part in 2021 you'll be one of 50,000 virtual runners which, alongside the 50,000 crossing the finish line in London, will make you a Guinness World Record holder!

Wherever you are, take on the challenge and raise vital funds to support those affected by meningitis.

As part of #TeamTangerine you'll also receive:

  • Your own personalised technical running top
  • An invitation to join our London Marathon runners' community on Facebook
  • Access to our Training Hub
  • Free fundraising materials
  • Support from our Fundraising team every step of the way

Apply for a charity place

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Join us with your own place

If you've secured your own place in the Virtual London Marathon, we'd love you to join our team - you'll get all of the same support as our charity place runners, but there's no minimum sponsorship pledge.

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Do you have any questions?

Contact our Fundraising team at or call 07587 554 851.