What you can do

Virgin Money London Marathon 2017

DATE: SUNDAY 23 APRIL 2017
DISTANCE: 26.2 MILES
LOCATION: LONDON
FUNDRAISING: £2,250

 

With over 36,000 people taking part each year, the Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the most iconic running events in the world. Every year millions of pounds are raised for amazing causes but the competition for places is tough.

 

Enter the Ballot

The general entry ballot for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon opens from Monday 2 May until 5pm on Friday 6 May.

If you would like to apply for your own place you can do so by visiting the official website.

You’ll find out if you’ve been successful in October and if that happens we’d LOVE it if you chose to run with us. You won’t have a minimum sponsorship target, we’ll just support you to raise as much as you can.

Running with Stonewall

Run with Team Stonewall and we’ll support you all the way to the finish line. You’ll receive:

  • A training guide and fundraising pack full ideas and tips
  • A Stonewall technical running vest and Rainbow Laces
  • On-going fundraising and training support in the months leading up to the race

If you need any more information or have any questions contact community@stonewall.org.uk or 020 7593 3477.

Why run for Stonewall?

In 2015

75,000 young people were bullied for being gay

21,000of these people attempted suicide

Being gay is illegal in73countries around the world

And punishable by death in 10of these countries

By choosing to run for Stonewall, not only will you have an incredible sense of achievement when you cross that finish line but you’ll be making a huge difference to our work.

You will be helping us to change hearts and minds so that all lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people can live freely without fear of discrimination.

Thank you!