The 2017 race
If you're a member of an athletics club associated with British Athletics and you achieve(d) a championship-qualifying performance for a marathon (or half marathon) in 2015 or 2016, you can apply for a championship entry place in the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon.
Do I qualify?
You needed to have completed a marathon (or half marathon) in the same time, or faster than, the times listed below – these are the official championship qualifying performance times. Your qualifying time must have been achieved after 1 January 2015:
|Men||Time (in hours)||Women||Time (in hours)|
|Full marathon||sub 2:45||Full marathon||sub 3:15|
|Half marathon||sub 1:15||Half marathon||sub 1:30|
The system to apply will open in November 2016 – check back here for more details nearer the time.