News & Events Virtual London Marathon Places Available UPDATE at 26th March 2021: WE HAVE NOW AWARDED ALL OUR PLACES. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN TAKING PART, PLEASE COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORM AND IF ANY SPACES BECOME AVAILABLE IN THE EVENT OF ANY PARTICIPANTS BEING UNABLE TO TAKE PART, WE WILL BE IN TOUCH! The 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon is taking place on Sunday 3 October, with a record 50,000 participants running on the streets of the capital, from Blackheath to The Mall. On the same day, an additional 50,000 people will have the chance to take on the world’s greatest marathon on the course of their choice from 00:00:00 to 23:59:59 BST, wherever they are on the planet – building on the success of the first-ever virtual London Marathon last year. Together, these participants will make history by creating the world’s first 100,000-person marathon – would you like to be one of them? We have a limited number of charity places available in the virtual 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon, so if you’d like to take part in this unique challenge, while raising much-needed funds for Alopecia UK, please complete this short application form today. You’ll find more information about the event, as well as ideas and inspiration for creative ways to take part in a virtual marathon, plus training and nutrition advice, at virginmoneylondonmarathon.com. We hope you’ll join the thousands of other participants who’ll be celebrating everything the London Marathon embodies – fun, fundraising, fancy-dress and amazing community spirit – in aid of Alopecia UK.