London Marathon Entry

For 2021 entry requirements see here


For 2022 the Club has not been given a place for the London Marathon


For 2023 onwards see rules below


London Marathon Club Entry Rules 

Every year the club are awarded a number of club marathon places; the draw takes place at the annual Christmas Party .

To qualify for a place you must meet the following criteria:-

* Have been rejected from the VLM ballot and have a printed out copy of the rejection email, or a copy of the rejection letter.

* Be a paid up member of the club and England Athletics for 6 months prior to the draw

* Ran in 3 Club Events

* Marshalled/Volunteered at 1 club event

* Members cannot enter the draw, if they have attained a club place in the previous years draw.

Qualifying Marshalling Events; Staines 10K, any MABAC or Surrey League event requiring RR Marshalls and the RR Relays Event.

Qualifying Running Events;  Any MABAC  or Surrey League event. NB The Surrey Slog and The Cranleigh 15/21 are NOT MABAC league events

Please note: these events must have been completed in a 12 month period (xmas party-xmas party).  Rejection slips must be received by the club secretary, with qualifying events written on the back, 1 week before the xmas party. Exceptional cases will be considered by the committee

The committee’s decision is final

This years (2021) marathon place is currently under review as most of the criteria on this page was not possible in the last year to achieve.

please look at the news page for updates