Club & Championship entries for 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

Welsh Athletics Affilated Clubs will be able to apply for club entries into the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon. The club entries will be open towards the end of October and the number of entries given to each club is determined on the number of registered members over the age of 18. Please ensure your Welsh Athletes membership is up to date in order to apply for a club place. 

Number of Registered Athletes over 18  Number of Entries
1-99 1
100-199 2         
200-299 3
300+ 4

The Club's secretary is responsible to ensure all runners are entered and their registration is completed. Failure to register will result in the runner not gaining entry into the event.

For more details please click here. If you have any further queries regarding London Marathon places please email

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Registered club athletes may also be eligble for a Championships entry if they meet the criteria.


Championship Entry

The Applications process for Championship entry will take place at the end of November.

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Do you Qualify?

Athletes who have achieved the qualification times posted in the table below and who are registered with Welsh Athletics are eligible for Championship entry. Please not, the qualification time must have been achieved in 2016 or 2017 in order to be eligble for a Championship place. You must be registered with your National Governing Body (i.e. England Athletics, Scotland Athletics, Welsh Athletics, Athletics Northern Ireland) otherwise your application will be rejected by the  Virgin Money London Marathon. If you are unsure whether or not you are registered, please check your profile by clicking here. Please note: If you already have a Good for Age place in the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon you did not need to apply again. Please email from January for instructions on how to upgrade your entry. 


The Championship Qualification times are below: 


Time Women Time
Full Marathon Sub 2:45 Full Marathon Sub 3:15
Half Marathon Sub 1:15 Half Marathon Sub 1:30



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