The 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon will be the 40th-anniversary event and will follow the record-breaking 2019 event.

In 2019, there were a record 42,906 starters with 42,549 finishing on The Mall by 19:00, eclipsing 2018’s record total of 40,273 by more than 2,000. Fundraisers raised over £1 billion through their incredible effort.

So, if you want to take part in next year's anniversary marathon we will provide you with training, and nutrition and fundraising advice to help get you to the start, through the wall and over the line.

Fundraise for Home-Start UK:

  • When: 26 April 2020
  • Where: London 
  • Cost of entry for a charity place: £50
  • Fundraising target with a charity place:  £2,000

Run in support of Home-Start UK and you will receive free Home-Start running vest or t-shirt, welcome pack, weekly e-newsletter and ongoing fundraising and training support and advice. 

The London Marathon is one of the most recognizable fundraising events of the year. By running for Home-Start UK we can help you achieve your goal, while you help us change the lives of thousands of families across the UK.

To support Home-Start UK get in touch with Stephanie from our fundraising team on [email protected] or call 07884 665 089.

You can also join our team if you have secured your place in the open ballot.

Supporting you:

Whether you secure your own/ballot place or are allocated one of our charity places, you become part of our valued team and will receive the following:

  • a Home-Start UK running vest and/or t-shirt
  • fundraising support to help you reach your fundraising target
  • as of the end of December, regular newsletters filled with helpful training and fundraising information
  • as of the end of December, weekly training guides to help you get ‘race day ready!’

Get in touch about securing your place now. To support Home-Start UK get in touch with Stephanie from our fundraising team on [email protected] or call 07884 665 089. We'll be in touch very soon.


Booking for this event has now closed.