London Virgin Mini Marathon

The London Virgin Mini Marathon, which was scheduled to take place on Sunday 26 April, has been postponed until Sunday 4 October. 

Please check back for updates in late July.


Running shoesThe London Virgin Mini Marathon is the official British Athletics 3-mile road championships for young athletes aged between 11 and 17 years.

It takes place on Sunday 26 April - the same day as the Virgin London Marathon - and involves running the last 3 miles of the marathon course from London Bridge to the Mall.

The Virgin Mini London Wheelchair Marathon sets off from Victoria Embankment and finishes in The Mall.

Age categories

Boys and girls - under 13

  • Must be at least 11 years old on 28 April 2019 or 12 years old on 31 August 2018
  • Born between 1 September 2006 and 28 April 2009

Boys and girls - under 15

  • Must be 13 or 14 on 31 August 2018
  • Born between 1 September 2004 and 31 August 2006

Men and women - under 17

  • Must be aged 15 or 16 on 31 August 2018
  • Born between 1 September 2002 and 31 August 2004

How do I get selected?

  • All schools and individual runners from across the borough are welcome to apply but, as places are limited, must complete a Park Run to record their best times and be selected for the team.
  • To find your nearest Park Run and to register, visit www.parkrun.org.uk register.
  • Successful runners will be selected and announced and represent Hillingdon at the 2020 Mini Marathon, which has been postponed until Sunday 4 October.

We will look to do the same recruitment process in late summer providing the new date remain the same.

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Page last updated: 19 Mar 2020