A record number of people entered the Virgin Money London Marathon in 2019 making it even more difficult to enter this fantastic race than normal.
If you missed out on a ballot place or perhaps missed your GFA then do not despair – your dreams of taking part in one of the most famous races in the world are not over!
Thanks to New Balance we’re giving one lucky winner the chance to take part in this year’s event. We want to share your story and enjoy the journey with you, with free kit from New Balance and a free training programme from New Balance athlete and 2:12 marathoner Jonny Mellor.
For your chance to win, simply head over to our Instagram Page, like our London Marathon post, tag a friend and follow Run North West.
Terms and conditions
Competition to win one race entry to the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon.
CLOSING DATE for entries is 17:00 on Friday 18th January 2019.
By entering the prize draw, entrants agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions:
Open to United Kingdom residents over the age of 18 years only. Proof of eligibility must be provided upon request. Only one entry per person. Employees of Run North West and New Balance Athletic Shoes (UK) Limited (“New Balance”) are not permitted to enter the prize draw.
All Participants must be over the age of 18 and must agree to the General Conditions of Entry for the Virgin Money London Marathon: https://www.virginmoneylondonmarathon.com/engb/general- conditions-entry/
The prize that can be won is:
One guaranteed race entry to the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon, to be held on Sunday 28 April 2019.
Entry must be taken in 2019 and cannot be deferred until 2020. Information must be provided to Run North West by Sunday 20thJanuary 2019 or a second winner will be picked at random to win the prize.
Each winner will receive New Balance branded kit and winners should run in this kit on race day.
A free training plan will be provided by Run North West employee Jonny Mellor should the winner desire.
Participation in The Virgin Money London Marathon is entirely at the risk of the winning entrant. Due to the nature of the prize, in order to claim it, the winner declares that he/she is, to the best of his/her knowledge, in good health and of a sufficient level of physical fitness to participate in the race without causing undue risk to himself/herself or others and must not have been advised against participating in activities of this kind by a medical doctor or medical professional.
The prize does not include anything other than that specifically mentioned in the paragraph above. Run North West, New Balance or the London Marathon will not provide travel and any race accommodation.
No responsibility is accepted for entries that are illegible or lost, delayed or damaged electronically or online during the promotion. Entries that are not submitted in accordance with these terms and conditions and/or that are delayed, damaged, incomplete, altered, illegible or otherwise defective will be disqualified.
The prize is non-transferable. There is no cash alternative.
The Promoter, Run North West, reserves the right to feature the name and image of the prize winner in any future marketing materials, website publications, promotions and/or prize draws.
The Promoter’s decision is final.