Trials for the East Midlands team for the 2019 Mini London Marathon will take place at County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester on Sunday 31st March. The first 6 in each race (U13, U15 and U17) will earn the opportunity to represent the East Midlands in the Virgin Money Giving Mini London Marathon (also the British 3 Mile Road Championships) which takes place on the morning of the Marathon itself (Sunday 28th April). Entries, which this year are online, close on 29/3/19.

Boys and Girls – Under 13

  • Must be at least 11 years old on 28 April 2019 or 12 on 31 August 2018
  • Born between 1 September 2005 and 28 April 2008

Boys and Girls – Under 15

  • Must be 13 or 14 on 31 August 2018
  • Born between 1 September 2003 and 31 August 2005

Boys and Girls – Under 17

  • Must be aged 15 or 16 on 31 August 2018
  • Born between 1 September 2001 and 31 August 2003

The Mini Marathon is a great experience for any young athlete and the trial is a good opportunity to compete against the best young runners in the region.

Entries can be made at:

A list of current entries will be published at:

If you have any questions about the Mini Marathon, more information is available here:

Further details are attached and questions about the trial can be addressed to John Skevington, East Midlands Team Manager ([email protected]).


Kind regards

Dave Lodwick

East Midlands Regional Council 

Event Dates & Age Categories: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019