Virgin Money London Marathon

Improve life after brain injury, mile by mile. 

Set yourself the ultimate challenge and take your place alongside your fellow #HeadwayHeroes on the start line of the iconic Virgin Money London Marathon! 

When: 26 April 2020

Where: Greenwich Park, London

Minimum sponsorship: £1850

Registration fee: £50 +VAT (included in minimum sponsorship)

Why join Team Headway?

In return for your miles, we'll send you everything that you need to ensure a great marathon experience, before, during and after the event, including:

  • A personalised Headway running vest
  • Free 'Friends of Headway' membership until summer 2021
  • A fundraising pack bursting with useful hints and tips
  • A pasta party for you and your supporters on the evening before the Marathon
  • A cheering station en-route, with free Headway t-shirts for all attending friends and family
  • Support from our dedicated fundraising team, just a phone call away

If you'd like to know what it's like to run for Team Headway, check out 2018 runner Joanna's story below.

Click here to apply for place in the 2020 event!


If you are lucky enough to have secured your own place in the ballot we would love for you to also join our team!

Contact Rachel at to let us know that you'll be taking part - we can't wait to hear from you!

Find out more about our other marathons and fun runs below... 

My story

"A memory I will always treasure"

Headway Hero and 2018 runner, Joanna Rhydderch, shares her London Marathon story, including some handy tips on training and fundraising.

Read story