How to Enter

British Athletics Club Entry

Athletics clubs associated with British Athletics can apply for club entries into the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon. The number of entries given to each club is based on the number of first claim registered members over the age of 18 the club has. Here's what your club needs to do:

Does my club qualify?

To qualify for club entries, your athletics club must be associated with British Athletics through one of these governing bodies:

How do I apply?

The deadline for club secretaries to apply for places in the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon will be announced in due course. The deadline for the 2016 race was Friday 4 December 2015 at 17:00.

Club secretaries who successfully applied for places before the deadline had until Friday 22 January 2016 to ensure their runners have completed the entry process. Any runners who had not completed this process by 22 January were not able to race. Club secretaries can check the status of these entries by logging on to their console.

For any queries please email

The number of guaranteed entries for members of affiliated running clubs has changed. For more details, please view our official statement.