Virgin Money London Marathon

Date: Sunday 4th October 2020

Where: Blackheath, London,SE10 8QY,United Kingdom

Got a ballot place in the London Marathon?

Want to join a charity team and get all the support, while setting your own fundraising target?

Look no further!

By joining #TeamShootingStar you’ll be helping us to maintain crucial services for families who are living in the most unimaginable circumstances. In return, we go the extra mile for our runners. As part of #TeamShootingStar you’ll receive:

  • A technical running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • The opportunity to join team runs
  • Bespoke hospice tours
  • Train your mind session
  • Travel to the start line
  • The biggest cheers as you pass our cheer points along the route
  • A post-race reception (for friends and family too) including a massage

If you’ve been lucky enough to get a place through the official ballot we’d love to welcome you to be part of #TeamShootingStar. We’ll be by your side every step of the way, email us at or call us on 01932 823100 to join our team.

Gold Bond charity places now closed

Our Gold Bond charity places for 2020 have now been allocated. We will open registration for the 2021 London Marathon the Monday following the 2020 London Marathon. Want to run for us before then? Why not chose your own challenge for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices

Fundraising target: £2,000

To kick-start your fundraising download our fundraising guideJustGiving guide and sponsorship form.

Registration fee: £75

Thank you to CloudShift, who are a Salesforce implementation and management partner, for sponsoring our post-race reception.





Shooting Star Children's Hospices supported me in every way I could have wished for. The support, guidance and encouragement made the experience amazing. Thank you!


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