Beating bowel cancer together

Virgin Money London Marathon: 28 April 2019

Take part in the world famous Virgin Money London Marathon and join thousands of runners in the largest fundraising event on the planet. The iconic course is lined with thousands of spectators every mile of the way, creating an amazing atmosphere that you will never forget.

Event details

  • Date: Sunday 28 April 2019
  • Location: London
  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Registration fee: £100 (to be paid if application is accepted)
  • Minimum sponsorship target: £2,500


Applications to join team Bowel Cancer UK in 2019 are now open

To apply for one of our places, please click on the link below to fill in our online application form. The deadline for applications is Friday 14 September, and we will let all successful applicants know by the start of October. If successful you will be asked to pay a registration fee of £100 to secure your place, and a guarantee to raise a minimum of £2500.  

How we’ll support you

Our events team will support you all the way, from your initial welcome pack through to cheering you along the course and celebrating with you at our post-race reception near to the finish line. We will send you a running vest along with regular training and fundraising updates to make sure you have the best experience. 


Apply for a place on our team


I have my own place

If you have been successful in the public ballot OR had to defer your place from 2018 then we would love to welcome you back to our team. There is no set fundraising target; we just ask that you raise as much as you can to help stop bowel cancer. To join our team complete the form below.

I have my own place


Contact information

If you have any questions about the event or the application process, email or call 020 7940 1769. 

It has been a huge privilege to run the London Marathon for such an amazing organisation, and I am extremely proud to be associated with it. Keep up the great work, you are all making a monumental difference Jonathan, team #STOPbowelcancer runner 2018

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