Virtual Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 Your Run, Your Way!

On the same day as the Virgin Money London Marathon, 50,000 people will have the chance to take on the world’s greatest marathon on a course of their choice, wherever they are on the planet.

Together, these participants will make history by creating the world’s first 100,000-person marathon – would you like to be one of them?

Whether you're a seasoned marathon runner, or a first-timer, you'll have 24 hours to complete your virtual marathon, meaning you can run, walk, and even take breaks!

Join Team Headway and run for brain injury survivors.

When:  Sunday 3 October 2021

Where: A local route of your choice

Minimum sponsorship: £250

Registration fee: £20.00 (included in minimum sponsorship)

Why join Team Headway?

In return for your miles, we'll send you everything that you need to ensure a great virtual marathon experience, including:

  • A Headway running vest
  • A fundraising pack with useful hints and tips
  • Your official London Marathon race number
  • Coveted London Marathon Finisher Medal and T-shirt
  • Support from our dedicated fundraising team, just a phone call away

Have your own place in the ballot?

If you are lucky enough to have secured your own place in the ballot we would love for you to also join our team!

Contact Rachel at to let us know that you'll be taking part - we can't wait to hear from you!

Find out more about our other marathons and fun runs below... 

My story

"A memory I will always treasure"

Headway Hero and 2018 runner, Joanna Rhydderch, shares her London Marathon story, including some handy tips on training and fundraising.

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