Marathon training

Tips, guides, and advice to support you on your Marathon journey.

Training guides Making every mile and #everystep count

Our weekly articles from our expert running partners, Full Potential, will help you answer all of the questions you have about preparing for the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon. 

We're with you every step of the way, so together, we can be there for every child.

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Marathon injury prevention

Our expert coaches give 5 easy-to-follow tips to reduce the risk of injury and get you to the start line happy and healthy.

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Getting started

Our expert running coaches, Full Potential, share their top tips to start your marathon training programme

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1-2-1 training support

Our expert running coaches Full Potential are offering personalised marathon training plans to all of our amazing runners. Whether you're a beginner, or an experienced runner, they can help.

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Get in touch

If you have any fundraising questions or concerns, we'll be happy to help. Call our helpful Marathon team on 020 3772 9720 or email marathon@nspcc.org.uk.

Helping you on your journey

Get in touch

If you have any fundraising questions or concerns, we'll be happy to help. Call our helpful Marathon team on 020 3772 9720 or email marathon@nspcc.org.uk.

Got your own place?

If you've already got your place for 2018, we'd love you to join our team.

There's no minimum fundraising target, just have fun and raise as much as you can.

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Look out for updates, helpful tips and motivation from your fellow NSPCC runners.

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