Virgin Money London Marathon

The Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the major worldwide sporting events. You can join #TeamExtraordinary and take on the 26.2-mile iconic route through the heart of London.

Want to take part in the London Marathon 2018?

Applications for our charity places are now closed. If you're lucky in the ballot - announced in October - we would love you to be part of #TeamExtraordinary!

You can read about the 2017 race or see our photo album to find out what it's like being part of our team.

Why join us?

  • Take on an epic challenge to show your support to staff and patients we support
  • Join over 30,000 runners on this iconic marathon route
  • We will be with you every step of the way with training and fundraising advice

As part of #TeamExtraordinary, we’ll give you all the support you need to get across the finish line - whether you have a ballot place or one of our charity places. You can choose to fundraise for a specific ward or service within the hospitals we support, or generally – where we'll ensure the money goes to where it’s most needed.

Either way, your donation will fund research, equipment and projects in pursuit of extraordinary healthcare for all.

Benefits include:

  • Fundraising toolkit, packed full of handy hints and top tips
  • Marathon Training Guide, to help you put your best foot forward
  • Barts Charity running vest
  • Advice from our team
  • Dedicated Facebook group with other members of Team Barts
  • Knowing you’re doing something amazing for patients in the hospitals we support
  • On-the-day cheers at the race!

Using your ballot place to run with #TeamExtraordinary

We'd love to have you on our team - and you'll be doing something extraordinary for patients in the hospitals we support.

Get in touch with Helen on 020 7332 9342, or:

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