Events Supporter events Virtual London Marathon 2020 Take part in the world famous London Marathon 2020, in a way that's never been done before. We're delighted to be able to offer five spots to a handful of lucky runners, to raise funds for children and families supported by Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice. For the 40th London Marathon event, participants can complete the famous 26.2 mile marathon distance from home or on any course of their choice, anywhere in the world. The event takes place on Sunday, 4th October and participants will have 23 hours, 59 minutes and 59 seconds to complete the distance, between midnight on October 3rd and 23:59:59 on October 4th. All finishers will receive a coveted London Marathon medal and New Balance t-shirt to be kept as special memories of an amazing day, as well two official race numbers. If you'd like to take part in the virtual event for Bluebell Wood, you must sign up by Friday, 18th September for a £20 registration fee. We then ask that you commit to raising a minimum £100, 50 per cent of which you must be able to prove you have raised by Monday, 28th September. Every penny will go towards the families and children we support. We can't wait to see runners for Bluebell Wood taking part. Don't forget to tag us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to let us know how you get on in the London Marathon 2020. For more information about the virtual event, please click here. Sorry, this event is now sold out.