GIC in Virtual London Marathon 2021!

Exciting news!
Glasgow Ice Centre has been successful in the Virtual 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon Charity Ballot, gaining three places for the World record breaking event.

Taking place on Sunday 3 October 2021, 50,000 runners will have the chance to be a part of the biggest marathon ever staged anywhere in the world.

Would YOU like the opportunity to take on the world’s greatest marathon on the course of your choice in one day from midnight to midnight on the 3rd October, wherever you are in the world?

Runners in the virtual event will join a participants who will run the traditional Virgin Money London Marathon from Blackheath to The Mall in London.

The virtual Virgin Money London Marathon was held for the first time in 2020, when more than 37,000 runners, from all corners of the world, completed the race.
The final finishing total of 37,966 means it has been awarded an official Guinness World Records title for the ‘Most users to run a remote marathon in 24 hours‘.

Will you be one of the charity fundraising team to smash this amazing record this year, and help raise funds for the development of ice sports in Glasgow?

We’d like to hear from applicants from curling, skating and hockey who are over 18 and up for this incredible challenge

If you’re interested, drop us a line at and we’ll put your name in the hat

More information here