YMCA Marathon runner

Guaranteed charity place

If you are ready for the challenge of running the Virgin Money London Marathon this year, we have places available on Team YMCA for 2018 and we would love to hear from you!

The fundraising target for each participant is £2,000 (excluding gift aid) with a £100 non-refundable registration fee, which will go towards your final sponsorship amount. The money raised from the Virgin Money London Marathon goes towards our life changing work with young people.

Your own place

If you were lucky enough to receive a place in the ballot, we would love to have you on our team! Your support can really help transform local communities.

Please get in contact by emailing events@ymca.org.uk or calling 020 7186 9500.

What to expect from us

We know that training for and running 26.2 miles is a big challenge to undertake so we’ll be with you every step of the way.

As part of Team YMCA you will receive:

  • A fundraising and training pack full of tips and advice
  • A high-quality YMCA running vest
  • Regular email newsletters with personalised support
  • Support on the day from our dedicated cheering points
  • A post-race reception where you can enjoy a well-deserved massage and refreshments.

To register your interest please email events@ymca.org.uk or call 020 7186 9500 for more information.