London Marathon 2017 Competition

Win a place in the Virgin London Marathon 2017 and a personal trainer


Run the London Marathon 2017 for Ride High and raise money to help disadvantaged children


Ride High has secured a place in the prestigious race, and is offering it to the lucky runner who makes the most compelling application. This news comes as the results from the London Marathon 2017 ballot are being released this month. A record 253,930 UK runners entered the ballot – if you weren’t one of the lucky ones selected then here’s a great opportunity to make it to the start line.

You will be running to raise money for Ride High’s charitable work. Ride High aims to transform the lives of the most disadvantaged and isolated local children by giving them the opportunity to learn to ride and care for horses.

Butterfly Factory has donated four- six months of personal training and nutritional guidance and motivational coaching for the lucky winner to support their training in the lead-up to the marathon. You will also receive fundraising materials and a Ride High vest or t’shirt to wear for the race. Virgin London Marathon Charity Ballot Holder

To enter the competition please complete the Application form  and email it to The closing date is 5pm on Friday 25 November and the winner will be announced in the Citizen early in December and be contacted via email by Monday 5 December. Please see our Terms and conditions of running for Ride High.

If you already have a place in the London Marathon and would like to run for Ride High please contact us on 01525 261442.