Posted: 25/09/2013 at 13:39
330 or bust: they did last year. I entered but picked up a knee injury so pulled out and have a guaranteed place this year, although I still have to pay. Pretty sure you can get into Edinburgh if you apply soonish anyway.
P.S. Just did a bit of digging. The website is registered to RealBuzz, who provide the website for VLM - it is not therefore fake, although hacking is a slim possibility. I vote for the face saving option.
And this on the RealBuzz site:
"Alongside our own websites, we also offer online products and services to mass-participant sports, health and fitness events. Our partner websites currently include: The Virgin Money London Marathon, adidas Silverstone Half Marathon, adidas Women’s 5K Challenge, Bupa London 10,000, Reading Half Marathon, The Sun-Herald City2Surf, Beijing Marathon, Dublin Marathon, LA Marathon, Big Sur International Marathon, Washington Marine Corps Marathon, The Marathon de Paris and the BMW Berlin Marathon."