Virtual London Marathon 2021

Regain London Marathon 2020 participants

Virtual London Marathon 2021

We are delighted to announce that we have 10 Charity places for the Virtual London Marathon in 2021. If you would like to apply to take part in the Virtual Marathon 2021 in support of Regain, please email

Key details

The famous Virgin London Marathon is set to go ahead this year both as a live event in London and online as an excellent virtual event. Regain has 10 charity places for the virtual event and 5 for the live one. Please visit the Virgin London Marathon event page here for more information on the live event. Below, you can find everything you need to know about taking part in the virtual marathon in support of Regain.

Date: Sunday 3rd October 2021

Fundraising target: Please gain sponsorship for your participation, with all of the proceeds coming to support Regain’s work. We ask for a minimum sponsorship amount of £250.

This will make an incredible difference for the charity as we continue to provide life-changing support for sports tetraplegics across the UK.

Poster: View and download the Virtual London Marathon for Regain poster here

What do we mean by virtual?

Well, anyone wishing to take part in the event can complete the 26.2-mile marathon however you choose. Walk, run, cycle, handcycle… the list goes on.

No matter how you complete the distance, please submit your time via the official VLM app, so you can get your free finisher’s T-shirt and coveted medal.

Be a part of Team Regain

Now more than ever, Regain needs your help so that we can continue our important work throughout the pandemic and into the future. These events are an incredible way to support the charity while having loads of fun and keeping fit and active in 2021,

Find all the details and FAQs about the event here.