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Welcome to The Running Bug's unofficial guide to the Virgin London Marathon 2012. Here you'll find event details, training guides and groups, discussion and news leading up to the world's greatest marathon.
Are you running in the London Marathon this year? Will you be watching? Are you an old hand and have run it before? Come and share your experience with the other Running Bug members now at the London Marathon Experience.
If you're hoping to run the Virgin London Marathon 2012 then the bad news is the ballot has closed; the good news is that there are still places available through a number of charities. Visit our Virgin London Marathon 2012 charity places page for more information
Everything you need to know about the Virgin London Marathon 2012:
Running a marathon is a test of endurance and it takes time and commitment to prepare your body to run the 26.2 miles. If you're running the marathon then we have lots of information that will help you prepare for the race so you can achieve your goals, whether that be beating your personal best or simply getting round the course.
Sharing your goals and experiences are a big part of running the London Marathon.
Search for a race and sign up online.
Plan your training and record your progress.
Plot and view your running routes on a map.
Chat with other Running Bug members.
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