10 things not to miss at the Virgin Money London Marathon expo

The 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon Expo was opened this morning by Paula Radcliffe. Are you visiting this year to collect that vital Race Number? We’ve put together a list of ‘Must visits’ so you don’t miss out on something exciting.

  1. Collect your race number and timing chip (sounds obvious but it’s super important for Sunday).ANT_6803
  2. Stock up on the official Virgin Money London Marathon adidas Kit.ANT_6829
  3. T-shirt printing – there’s nothing like having someone cheer your name to get an extra bit of motivation.ANT_6831
  4. Fundraising For Charity? Lots of the charities have their own stands so why not pop along and say hello, they’ll have have cheering materials so your friends and supporters can make some noise on the course, and you can find out where their cheering zone is on the course too.ANT_6843
  5. Lucozade pacing band – want to keep a check on your Marathon pace as you’re running? Lucozade can give you a printed wristband with your finish time and mile splitsANT_6836
  6. Before race day there’s a sports massage opportunity to get any of those niggles worked out, and ensure your legs are prepped for the run.ANT_6840
  7. Virgin Money London Marathon #extramile photobooth – while you’re looking as fresh as a daisy, visit our Photo Booth and get your pre-race shot posted to Facebook or Twitter.
  8. Experts corner is the stage where you’ll get all the information you need before you the race on Sunday. Where to go, what to take (or not take) to the start, information on pacing, and catch Martin Yelling with his essential race day guide.
  9. Hang out at the Virgin Money stage. There’s lots of chances to win prizes, the famous adidas fashion show. And new for this year some of the Virgin Money London Marathon charities will be talking about that fundraising really helps them.
  10. And make sure you collect some cheerer boards for your friends and family. Or if you’ve brought them with you, they can create a Virgin Money Giving cheerer board while you’re taking in all the important info on the stage.

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