Good For Age London Marathon 2013

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29/06/2012 at 21:39

Mine arrived this morning.

29/06/2012 at 22:04
My last name starts with W and it has not yet arrived!
02/07/2012 at 12:14

Sent 2 letters  - nothing yet in the post and getting stressed- will try phoning

02/07/2012 at 13:21

I've just rang up: A very helpful person confirmed I'd met the criteria and said it would be sent out now. She also said they were only half way through doing the mens' GFA entries. Must say that I've spoken with London Marathon people a few times over the last 4 years and have never come across anyone who's not been polite and helpful.

02/07/2012 at 22:01
Not had mine mrB. Better phone tomorrow again...

I am a U though!
Edited: 02/07/2012 at 22:02
02/07/2012 at 22:59

Ode: I'm a 'W' so was being a little impatient maybe. Although when I mentioned this to the girl on the  phone she did laugh as if to say, 'don't be silly, of course we're not sorting them alphabetically'.

03/07/2012 at 11:34

I just spoke to someone there and "they are sending them out as we speak and are on M and working through them alphabetically" apparently. She was more than happy to confirm reciept of my proof of qualification using my postcode and said that they'd be out at the end of this week / early next week.

03/07/2012 at 12:58

I realised when I got mine why they are taking so long - it's because they write all the envelopes out by hand

03/07/2012 at 15:56

I have built up an image of the GFA office as being all candle light, quill pens and mounds of paper. Glad its not alphabetical as I'm a 'J' and would have thought they were well past that.

03/07/2012 at 15:58

Im still waiting for mine. im H and still not had anything. i phoned last week and confirmed reciept of my application and said it would be with me soon! 

03/07/2012 at 16:20

Got mine today. Now to spend another £6 on Special Delivery

04/07/2012 at 20:02

Got mine today. hope everyone gets theirs sorted. 

05/07/2012 at 11:27
Mine has come through too today. Seems like they are on the case
cougie    pirate
05/07/2012 at 11:43

When do we have to return them by please ?

05/07/2012 at 11:47

27th July for completed application forms. Still sitting by my letter box like an expectant dog

05/07/2012 at 13:16

Cougie: 27 July

Edited: 05/07/2012 at 13:17
cougie    pirate
05/07/2012 at 13:28

Cheers peeps.

05/07/2012 at 20:40
This might sound silly, but I received my good for age form today, does this count now as a guaranteed entry? Or does good for age go to a ballot??
06/07/2012 at 05:57

Provided you get the form back in time you are in. I think you will even see your runner number on the form (I say think, as I'm still waiting to see mine!)

06/07/2012 at 09:23

ROBBO: you're definitely in.

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