Virgin London Marathon 2013 ballot open

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30/04/2012 at 00:54

Hi guys, just registered.

 Thought I'd try, surely it should be too early, but the ballot was open.

Let the training commence, 1 year... and a 1 in 7 chance, oh, probably not then.

Who else has registered ?

30/04/2012 at 01:01
Yep I've entered too. Fingers crossed is third time lucky for me!
30/04/2012 at 05:26
Yep me to will bey first marathon if I get in better
Up my training just in case lol
30/04/2012 at 05:35

 Thats me into 1st day of holiday and a early alarm to enter guess i can go for a run now after brekkie 

30/04/2012 at 06:14

Just entered! What a potential way to celebrate my 50th Birthday!! Off to work I go now in what seems like hurricane force winds......

Good luck everyone!

30/04/2012 at 06:45

Another one entered here.

Live the dream, good luck all

30/04/2012 at 07:45

10th application made- never gotten in on the ballot so holding out no hope

Haven't even got a confirmation email yet even though the page says application has gone in.

30/04/2012 at 08:23
Me and my boy both entered...places filling fast, over 40,000 already. I'm in the not donating category as I don't need any more limited edition jackets!
30/04/2012 at 08:41
I've done it as well...  I was told that it was opening at 9am but that means that I can head out for my run early
30/04/2012 at 08:41
Pity we have to wait 6 months to find out whether we're sucessful or not!
30/04/2012 at 08:53
Agreed^^^ Wish they'd let people know sooner.

I've entered but not got email confirmation yet. Anyone got email?

Do they cut the ballot off at a certain number of entries?
Pethead    pirate
30/04/2012 at 08:58
Yes, they cut it off at 125,000. No, I've not had an e-mail either, but am still hopeful!
30/04/2012 at 09:04
I'm in (the ballot at least!) Wasn't up when I checked before I went to bed at about 12:30 last night, but was taking entries when I was up changing a nappy at 3 this morning
30/04/2012 at 09:07
^^ Classic multi-tasking. You deserve entry for that alone. Good luck everyone
30/04/2012 at 09:12
I was going to ask if anyone has got a confirmation email, but that seems a little superfluous now
30/04/2012 at 09:14
i got mine about 30 mins after i entered at 12:45 last night. just as i was falling asleep. stupid phone beeping.
30/04/2012 at 10:02
I have just entered. I don't think I'll be lucky but it is worth a try. It would be nice for a first marathon, but I have a place in Brighton.So I am hoping that my fitness and training will go well for next year
30/04/2012 at 10:04

Check your spam mail guys! My confirmation email went straight into there.

30/04/2012 at 10:10
hey jelleybaby - i'll be celebrating my 40th if i get a ballot place - hope to see you there running with balloons too! (3rd time lucky & fingers crossed!)
30/04/2012 at 10:27

Just entered the ballot. Would be my first marathon after a couple of half's!

Think i will enquire through contacts i have in a few charities to see if they can help too...

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