The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual fundraising event on the planet. Imagine running past some of the world’s most iconic landmarks whilst thousands of people shout your name. Imagine all the memories that will live with you forever.

Our friendly team will be with you every step of the way, on your journey to the finish line.

  • Professional training plans and access to inspirational training destinations
  • Fun tools and tips to help with your fundraising and a member of our team is on hand to support you along the way
  • Breathable team running vest with your name on
  • ‘Carbo-load’ at our pasta party before spending a relaxing evening at YHA London Thameside.
  • Tuck into a delicious breakfast before the race. Find out more about your free accommodation at
  • We host a pre –race pasta party at YHA London Thameside the evening before the race
  • A home away from home on race day for you and your family and friends
  • Our cheer point hosted from YHA London Thameside at the 11 mile mark will spur you on to the finishing line
  • Our 7 sites across London will all be there on race day to cheer you on
  • Regular newsletters and information

By joining Team YHA you will help us deliver life changing experiences and adventures to over 700,000 young people. Create lasting memories for you and young people with challenging lives

Join our team. Apply for a Golden Bond place, or use your own place to run for us.


If you have any questions, please call our team on 01629 592723 or email