Virgin Money London Marathon

Let's stop MS, together

Already have a place? Join team MS!

  • Celebratory hug
  • London Marathon runners for MS Society
  • MS Society runner receiving a hug after completing the marathon
  • When:23 Apr 2017 10:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Location:Greenwich Park, London

Already have a place? Join team MS!

Since the first London Marathon in 1981, runners have raised more than £600 million for charity, making it the largest annual one-day fundraising event in the world!

Join the MS Superstars team today to help improve awareness of MS and find life-altering treatment and care.

1. Applications for our guaranteed charity places in the 2017 London Marathon have now closed.

Please email Jennie at to join our 2018 enquiry list.

2. Secured your own place? Why not join our MS Superstars team? There is no fundraising commitment.

>> I've got my own place through the ballot and would like to join the MS Superstars team

Whether you have one of our charity places or your own place through the ballot, as an MS Superstar you'll receive VIP treatment from now until race day including an exclusive training day and post-race reception! 

If you have any queries please contact us on 0300 500 8084 or at

Let's stop MS, together.

    As an MS Superstar, we are with you every step of the way

    If you are lucky enough to get a place through the ballot or one of our guaranteed places, we provide you with:

    • A post-race reception 500m from the finish line with free professional massages and refreshments.
    • Training and fundraising advice from our team of expert fundraisers.
    • A professional MS Society running vest.
    • Four of the loudest, brightest and most enthusiastic cheering points around the course.
    • A chance to meet the team and get expert advice at our exclusive training day.
    • Access to our facebook group to share tips, stories and advice with fellow MS Superstars.
    • Cheering packs filled with goodies for friends and family

    Our post-race reception will be held at:

    One Great George Street,


    SW1P 3AA

    Nearest stations: St James’ Park (District/ Circle) 0.3 miles

    Turn right on to Broadway and carry straight on to Tothill Street. Turn left on to Storey’s Gate. Turn left on to Great George Street and the cheer point/ reception will be just on your right

    Westminster (District/ Circle and Jubilee) 0.3 miles

    Turn right on to Bridge Street. Carry on straight on to Great George Street and the cheer point/reception will be on the left side of the street just beyond the corner of Parliament Square.


    If you have your own place in the race, either through the ballot or through a good for age time we would love to have you running for the MS Society. You will get all the benefits of being an MS Society runner but you won't have a minimum sponsorship target to meet.

    Please fill out our form or email if you have any questions.


    Page last updated: 08 Feb 2017

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