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Registration For 2011 London Marathon

According to Virgin London marathon organizers, the registration by public ballot system has closed.

Qualify as a Charity Runner At 2011 Virgin London Marathon

The good news is you can still secure a place to run in 2011 virgin London Marathon. You can get a place by running for a charity at 2011 London marathon.

You have choose one of the official Virgin London marathon charity. To qualify as a charity runner you will have to commit to raise a minimum contribution. You can do this by digging into your pockets or asking friends and family for donations.

To find a charity visit virgin london marathon charities.

Registration For 2011 Boston Marathon

Registrations for 2011 Boston Marathon will open Monday, October 18 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern, online at official Boston marathon organizers website. The 115th edition of the Boston Marathon will be on Monday, April 18, 2011.

Qualifying times for 2011 Boston marathon

The qualifying times remain just like they have been, read my post on qualifying times for Boston marathon.

Qualifying standards for the 2011 Boston Marathon must be met on or after September 20, 2009 at a marathon certified by USA Track & Field, the national governing body for the sport (or foreign equivalent).

The registration fee remains at $130 for American residents. The field size for next year’s Boston Marathon remains as it has been in recent past years.

Full registration information, including a list of qualifying marathons, and a list of the B.A.A.’s Official Charities for the Boston Marathon is at www.baa.org

Applications New York Marathon : Guaranteed Entry NYC Marathon

The following groups are eligible for guaranteed entry to the ING New York City Marathon.

  • Members of New York Road Runners, who completed at least nine NYRR-scored, qualifying races, and who have volunteered for one event, during the calendar year.
  • Entrants in the ING New York City Marathon the previous year who canceled prior to the race.
  • Those who have completed 15 or more New York City Marathons.
  • Those who have applied but been denied entry for the last three years in a row
  • Runners who meet the following NYC marathon qualifying time standards.
  • Charity runners : Runners who commit to raise money for charities listed by organisers.
  • Guaranteed entry for overseas runners, (For those who live outside the United States) Guaranteed entry along with the purchase of a marathon package may be available through an Official International Travel Partner [ITP] in your country or territory.

Source ; ING New York Marathon Official Site