Run the London Marathon for YoungMinds

Follow in the footsteps of Radcliffe and Kipchoge by taking on the iconic 26.2 mile course of the Virgin Money London Marathon!

The 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon is set to be the biggest yet with over 50,000 runners taking to the streets of the UK’s capital to raise funds for charity, and another 50,000 running in their local area. Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or eyeing up your first pair of running trainers, YoungMinds would love for you to join the team.

Charity Place

By applying to become a YoungMinds Hero you’ll be joining us on our mission to ensure all young people get the mental health support they need, when they need it, no matter what. We value every opportunity to raise awareness about the vital importance of children and young people’s mental health and we could not do this without the help and support of heroes like you!

Applications for the 2021 London Marathon are now closed.

Please contact us to register your interest for 2022.

Public Ballot

If you were successful in this year’s ballot, you can still be part of #TeamYM and receive our full support with your training and fundraising.

Just get in touch with our fundraising team and we’ll provide you with everything you’ll need to support YoungMinds for the 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon.

As a member of #TeamYM you’ll receive:

  • A bright and cheerful YoungMinds running vest to wear on training runs and on the big day itself.
  • Fundraising tips, advice, and resources from our friendly fundraising team to help you hit your target.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0207 089 5050

Meet Our Runners

Read about some of our YoungMinds Heroes who are already signed up to take on the iconic 26.2 miles in the 2021 London Marathon, and their motivations for choosing to join #TeamYM!

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