How to Enter

Good For Age Entry

If you've already run a full marathon in a particularly fast time, you might qualify for an automatic 'good for age' entry into the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon. Please note that 'good for age' entries for the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon are now closed.

Do I qualify?

You can apply for a 'good for age' entry if you've run a full marathon in the same time, or faster than, the times listed below, please note the times must have been achieved since the 1st January 2014:

Men Time (in hours) Women Time (in hours)
Age 18-40 sub 3:05 Age 18-40 sub 3:45
Age 41-49 sub 3:15 Age 41-49 sub 3:50
Age 50-59 sub 3:20 Age 50-59 sub 4:00
Age 60-64 sub 3:45 Age 60-64 sub 4:30
Age 65-69 sub 4:00 Age 65-69 sub 5:00
Age 70-75 sub 5:00 Age 70-75 sub 6:00
76+ sub 5:30 76+ sub 6.30

How do I apply?

Applications for 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon 'good for age' entries are now closed. The deadline to apply was 9 July at 17:00.

Please be aware that once you have applied, we will be checking your application and if accepted we will send you an email confirming your log on details and a link to allow you to complete and pay for your entry.

All appicants should have received notification of acceptance or rejection via email by Tuesday 21 July 2015. If you have not heard from us, please call our helpdesk on 020 7902 0200.

 The closing date for completing and paying for your entry (if accepted) was 24 July 2015 at 17:00.

Please note 'good for age' entries are open to UK residents only.