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Virgin Money London Marathon

The London Marathon is the world’s most famous marathon and welcomes 40,000 runners to the streets of London every year. Enjoy the breath-taking views of our historical capital city while making your way around the 26.2mile course. Join a multitude of runners from first timer’s to elite athletes and absorb the heartwarming support from the crowds that gather to cheer you along your way. An experience not to be missed!


When: Sunday 22nd April 2018
Where: London
Distance: 26.2 miles
Sponsorship pledge: £2,000
Registration fee: £100 (non-refundable)



  I would definitely run for Refuge again.  Since meeting the team and finding out first hand what Refuge does for women and children – it pulled my heart strings – a very worthy cause.  
Refuge London marathon runner



What you’ll get from Refuge:

  • A free Refuge running vest
  • A fundraising pack packed with ideas and tips on how to raise money and smash your target
  • On the day post-race reception to celebrate with your follow team mates, with a free massage and refreshments
  • A Refuge cheer squad along the route to give you that extra boost!
  •  One-on-one support from the Refuge events team


Applications for the 2018 Virgin London Marathon are now closed.


If you have your own place in the marathon and would like to run for Refuge or for further information please contact the events team.