RESULTS of the Club Ballot of Guaranteed Places for 2020
1. John Henry (Reserve for Bernadette Kalmar)
2. Ashley Faria
3. Joanna Neville
4. James Nicholls
5. Edward Barnard
6. Jonathan Wooldridge (Reserve for Manjit Singh)
7. Peter Hatley
8. Ged Browne
9. Jay Sangha
10. Suzanne Taylor
11. Neil Gage
Alice Barrett is running London for Guide Dogs for the Blind.
I have always wanted to run the London Marathon but never believed I would be able to. Just over a year ago I started running to lose weight for my brotherâ€™s wedding. At the time I couldnâ€™t run for more than 5 minutes without stopping. I persevered and a year later I have run 2 half marathons.
The Guide Dogs For the Blind is a charity very close to my heart. I have looked after 5 guide dogs whilst they have been in training and how they help those that need it is amazing.. Working so closely with the trainers and dogs I can see how valuable all contributions are. One gentleman I met hadnâ€™t been able to go to a coffee shop by himself until the age of 40. He was given his first dog, the dog gave him the companionship and guidance he needed.
I am aiming to raise £2000 for this huge personal challenge. Every sponsorship will not only support the puppies but will also provide the encouragement for the training ahead.
London Marathon Sunday 26th April 2020
London Marathon 2020
Monday 7th Octber 2019 - Public Ballot Results issued this week
Public Ballot results for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon will start to drop during the week commencing Monday 7 October...Good luck to all our members.
For those who are unsuccessful, the club ballot for the much sought after guaranteed entry to the London Marathon 2020 is taking place on 13 November at 6.50pm prior to the club run. Club members who are eligible should submit their proof of rejected entry to Mike, James or Jonathan before 23:59 Tuesday 12th of November 2019. Club members can check their eligibility by checking the criteria on the club's website.