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Virgin Money London Marathon

  • Date: 23 April 2017 
  • Distance: 26.2m
  • Location: London

Sunday 23 April 2017

With thousands of people lining the a course filled with the capital's best landmarks, the Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the best running events in the world. Have a look at our photos from 2016.

Join Team Oxfam and you'll have our amazing group of cheerers getting you through those 26.2 miles. You'll also get a fantastic post-race reception to meet your friends and family, grab some food and get that all-needed massage.

Ways to join the Oxfam team...

Want a place?

We ask our runners to raise £2,000 to run with a guaranteed Oxfam place. You can apply here and we will get back to you to let you know if you've been successful. There is a £100 registration fee payable on being offered a place.

Apply now 

Got a ballot place?

Own place entries for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon are now closed until the ballot (open Monday 2 - Friday 6 May) is drawn in October.

Five reasons to run with Oxfam

1A running pack full of fundraising advice and an Oxfam running vest or t-shirt.

2Professional training plans for all levels and abilities.

3A fantastic race day experience.

4Regular support from the Running Team on all race day preparations.

5An enormous sense of achievement by showing poverty the finish line!

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