Tag Archives: London Marathon

London Haymarket: Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

Join us between 12pm and 3pm on Sunday 28 April to celebrate the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon. As well as showing the race, we’ll also have live music from: 12pm – Orlando and special guests 2pm – British boy band ‘New Kings Order’ New Kings Order are made up of Cardan Jayy, Brad Ryan, Jordan Smith and Corey Vaughan, …

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Sir Mo Farah to return for the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

With four Olympic gold medals and six World Championship victories, Mo Farah is already Britain’s most decorated track and field athlete and now he is breaking more records on the roads. In his first year as a dedicated marathon runner, Farah finished third in this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon in a British record time of 2 hours 6 minutes …

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Virgin Money London Marathon runners smash fundraising records

Race Start

As the roads reopen after the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon, runners can reflect on another awe-inspiring and record breaking event. Runners raised over £21.8 million for charity through Virgin Money Giving, the not-for-profit fundraising partner of the London Marathon, and the total is expected to top £25 million as donations continue to come in. The Virgin Money London Marathon …

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Miles of smiles at the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo

If you haven’t been to the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo this year check out these photo’s that will convey the love and energy that we have seen over the last four days. We have been truly moved by the thousands of people we have had the chance to meet. More people grabbing a photo at the entrance to the …

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Virgin Money Giving Smiles at Marathon Expo

The sun is shining outside and inside the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo it’s just as sunny. Thousands of people have passed through the doors today and the atmosphere has been electric. Here’s a few snaps to help you soak up the atmosphere. So many people area taking on a #MarathonChallenge in our Challenge Zone… This game was epic! The …

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The Virgin Money Giving Challenge Zone Fundraising

The Virgin Money Challenge Zone is open and our team is ready to welcome everyone to what can only be described as… Actually we’re not quite sure how to describe it? Fabulous, Fantastic, Fun, Friendly. Take a look at some of the things you can see and do when you visit us at Expo this year. If you take on …

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The Spirit of London Awards

The spirit of the Virgin Money London Marathon

This Sunday the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon will take place celebrating the unique spirit of what is considered the world’s greatest marathon. The marathon shines a light on the unique stories of its runners, champions, volunteers and supporters through its Spirit of London campaign. Last year people from all over the world witnessed Swansea Harrier Matthew Rees helping David …

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Her Majesty The Queen to start to the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

We are honoured to announce that Her Majesty The Queen will push the start button on the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon. At 10:00am on 22 April, The Queen will step onto a special podium situated in front of the Round Tower at Windsor Castle and push the button which signals the start to this historic race. Live coverage of the …

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Unique Places to watch the London Marathon

Every year thousands of people line the streets to watch the Virgin Money London Marathon. It’s a great experience – but with these insider tips, it’ll be even more special for spectators. With a rush of adrenaline The Thames Rush tour Spectators who want to get their own pulse racing on marathon day should book a seat on the Thames …

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