Virgin Money London Marathon Place 2021

"As you know, the Fragile X Society is delighted to have secured a place at next year's (2021) Virgin Money London Marathon. As a Society we want to ensure that we can maximise the impact of this opportunity both in terms of fundraising and raising public awareness of Fragile X and its associated conditions; so we need to ensure that you are able to both support the Society and (fingers crossed) complete the course!


With those thoughts in mind, if you are interested in taking this place, please fill in the form below (or download a paper version here and return it to  Closing date Friday 31st July 2020. We will then let you know who the successful candidate will be. In the meantime, if you are a really keen runner and fundraiser, please do go ahead and apply directly to the London marathon as well in your own name. This will maximise your chances of being able to run and support the Fragile X Society."

Pete Richardson, Managing Director

Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 Application

Terms and Conditions

Please read and agree our Terms & Conditions for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 charity ballot place before submitting your application.

Pledge to raise funds

By applying to take part in the Virgin Money  London Marathon 2021 for The Fragile X Society, you are committing to raising a minimum of £2,000, with no upper limit. We will support you with promoting your efforts and of course, your personalised Fragile X Society microfibre running vest or T shirt.  


Place allocation process

To apply for our charity ballot place, applicants should complete and submit the form above, by 5pm on Friday  31 July 2020. Any applications received after this date and time will not be considered.


The successful applicant will be allocated a place in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 based on the strength of their application, involving both their experience and fitness level, coupled with their fundraising feasibility (as judged by The Fragile X Society) and will be contacted after the closing date.


The successful participant must confirm their acceptance and understanding of the terms and conditions of the offer, and their willingness to adhere to any restrictions imposed by the Virgin Money London Marathon Team to reduce the risk of Covid infection, as required,  by checking the box in the application form, above. Failure to do so may result in the place being offered to another applicant. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified after the closing date.


Thank you and good luck!

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