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.

Here’s some of the support you’ll get as a member of Team YHA:

  • Professional training plans and access to inspirational training destinations
  • Ideas and tips on how to make the most of your fundraising, with a member of our team on hand to support you on 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 YHA London Thameside
  • Our cheer point hosted from YHA London Thameside at the 11 mile mark will spur you on to the finishing line
  • Our seven sites across London will all be there on race day to cheer you on and give you a place to rest your aching legs at the end of the day.
  • 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