Virgin London Marathon

    • Date

      • 28 April 2019
    • Location

      • Greenwich Park, London , SE10 8QY, United Kingdom
2019 Virgin London Marathon runners

Join our 2019 London Marathon team and join the movement of runners moving us closer to a world where the rights of all women are respected, valued and realised. 


Date: Sunday 28 April 2019

Registration Fee: £100

Minimum Sponsorship Target: £2500

Ballot place runners: Free registration and £1500 suggested sponsorship target


We're with you every step of the way

As part of #TeamWomankind2019 team you’ll benefit from:

  • A copy of our fundraising pack full of fundraising and training tips
  • Personalised advice and support
  • The chance to be part of our online community sharing blogs or video diaries through our website.
  • A personalised Womankind running vest so you look the part.
  • Support on the day as we cheer you on and take care of you.

Any questions? Esme (our resident runner) will be happy to help.

Email: Esmerelda@womankind.org.uk
Call: 020 3735 5558



How do I apply for a Womankind marathon place?

1) Download our application form here
2) Complete and return your form to Esme
3) Esme will call you to discuss your application in more detail and answer any questions you may have
4) We will let you know within two weeks if you have been successful



Susan’s marathon

Susan stands smiling with her London Marathon medal around her neck

Susan raised over £3,500 running the 2017 Virgin London Marathon for Womankind.

"I was delighted and proud to run the London Marathon on behalf of Womankind Worldwide. The support from the team in the lead up to the event and for my fundraising was fantastic. On the day itself, the enthusiastic cheering and smiling faces at half way was a very welcome sight and the cup of tea when I finished was possibly one of the nicest I have had in my life!

Was it hard? Yes, of course, it’s 26.2 miles. Would I do it again? Absolutely"
 

What your fundraising can achieve

£546 could pay to make and broadcast a radio programme highlighting the dangers of FGM and child marriage in Kenya

£830
could provide an annual scholarship to 10 Dalit women, to go back and complete their schooling in Nepal

£1,019
could stock a clinic in a women's shelter with medicine and supplies for 1 year in Ethiopia

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