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Virgin Money London Marathon

4 October 2020

*This event has been cancelled for mass participation in 2020. Please contact with any queries or visit here to apply for a place for 2021.*

The Virgin Money London Marathon is top of most people's running bucket lists! The iconic race starts in Blackheath and takes you passed such famous London landmarks as Cutty Sark, Tower of London and Houses of Parliament before finishing in front of Buckingham Palace.

An RAF Benevolent Fund runner participating in the Virgin Money London Marathon

The RAF Benevolent Fund doesn't have any charity places for 2020. If you were lucky enough to get your own place in the event through the public ballot, you can be part of Team RAFBF and won't have a minimum fundraising target. Drop us a line at to let us know where you live and one of our local fundraisers will get in touch.

In return for your support you will receive:

  • a fundraising toolkit to give you ideas on how to reach your target
  • support from your local Regional Fundraiser to help you with your fundraising and answer any questions about the event
  • a bespoke RAF Benevolent Fund t-shirt and running vest.

Need to know...

Distance: 26.2 miles
No registration fee or minimum fundraising target if you've secured your own place.

Need to know more?

Got a question we've not answered above? Contact Ellen on or 020 7307 3321.

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