Our Other Events
London Marathon Events Ltd, which forms part of the team behind Prudential RideLondon (the LSCP), organises a whole host of other great running events. Take a look below and enter one of our other races today!
The Vitality Big Half
The Vitality Big Half is a one day festival centred around the half marathon distance which took place for the first time in March 2018. The event is a truly global and uniquely local celebration of the wonderful cultural diversity of the great city of London. The Vitality Big Half is a sports event for all Londoners which aims to inspire entries from participants from all backgrounds so that the event mirrors the diverse demographics of London’s multi-cultural population.
Virgin Money London Marathon
Date: Sunday 22 April 2018
The Virgin Money London Marathon is the world's greatest big city marathon. Since it was founded in 1981 by Chris Brasher and John Disley the course has changed very little. From three starts in Greenwich and Blackheath, the 26.2-mile course heads west to Tower Bridge before crossing the Thames and heading east to the Isle of Dogs. The final few miles see runners head back towards Westminster, along the Embankment, for a spectacular finish on The Mall.
Virgin Money Giving Mini London Marathon
Date: Sunday 22 April 2018
The Virgin Money Giving Mini London Marathon is the official British Athletics three-mile road championships for young athletes aged between 11 and 17. If you're looking for a challenge, the event is your chance to compete against the best new talent in British road running. The three-mile course stretches from London's Old Billingsgate to The Mall and the race is open to entrants from the nine regions of England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, and teams from all 33 London Boroughs.
Vitality Westminster Mile
Date: Sunday 27 May 2018
The Westminster Mile is held on the most iconic mile in the world, starting on The Mall and finishing in front of Buckingham Palace. Organised by the London Marathon, in partnership with Westminster City Council, there are categories for all ages and abilities, to ensure that everyone, no matter what age or ability, can take part in this fun family-friendly series of mile races.
Vitality London 10,000
Date: Monday 28 May 2018 (bank holiday)
The London 10,000 is a fast, flat 10K race that takes in many of London’s most iconic landmarks. The race starts on The Mall and follows a clockwise route around the City of Westminster and the City of London, Admiralty Arch, Nelson’s Column, St Paul’s Cathedral, the Bank of England, Leadenhall Market, the London Eye, Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey before finishing on Spur Road in front of Buckingham Palace.
Standard Chartered Great City Race
Date: Tuesday 17 July 2018
The Standard Chartered Great City Race is a unique 5K corporate running challenge that takes place around the closed roads of the City of London. In 2014 more than 5,000 runners from over 400 different companies took part in the event, many raising money for the official race charity Seeing is Believing, which is an initiative to help tackle avoidable blindness around the world. All funds raised will be matched by Standard Chartered pound for pound.
Date: Saturday 22 September 2018
Swim Serpentine is an open water swimming festival staged in the heart of London. The festival is held in and around the beautiful Serpentine in Hyde Park, the venue for the open water swimming competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games. The event offers participants the opportunity to choose from half-mile, one-mile and two-mile distances, or go for the big one and sign up for the 'Super Six' event.