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Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

Takes place on: Sunday 28 April 2019

Congratulations to our team of 46 runners who took part in the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon raising funds for Crimestoppers. We are incredibly grateful for your unstinting support and the dedication you have shown in your desire to undertake this challenge to make communities safer across the UK. You’re amazing, thank you.

Charity runners: £100 registration fee; £1,750 minimum sponsorship (no target for own place runners)

Run for Team Crimestoppers

No other race can match the experience of the London Marathon, currently the largest fundraising event in the world. 

The ballot for the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon will open on Monday 30 April 2018 and will close on Friday 4 May 2018. The results of the ballot are sent out in October

If you miss out on the London Marathon ballot, or just want to increase your chances of securing a place, why not apply for one of Crimestoppers' Golden Bond places?

Support we offer

Join Team Crimestoppers and we’ll give you everything you need from the start of your training journey, right through to when you rest your feet at the end of the Marathon. We offer:

  • A personalised Crimestoppers technical running vest
  • Lots of smiling faces and cheers from our dedicated cheer point at mile 18
  • Post-race party with a buffet and sports massage
  • Help and support from a member of our Events Team
  • Training tips and advice
  • A Facebook community to share training tips and experiences with all your team-mates.

Securing your place in Team Crimestoppers

Contact our Events Team to apply for your place today – please include a couple of lines on why you are interested in running the London Marathon for Crimestoppers.

Please note that we ask our charity place runners for a registration fee of £100 and you’ll need to pledge to raise £1,750.

Helping you on your way

We’re here to support you every step of the way – from advising you on fundraising methods to welcoming you to your very own post-race party.

Get in Touch

If you’ve got any questions about applying to run or helping us at the event, please contact the events team.

Our runners speak about their experiences at VMLM

Running for Crimestoppers

Our runners describe why all the work was worth it!