Virgin Money London Marathon


Costs and Sponsorship



Virgin Money London Marathon 2016

Sunday 24th April

Click here to join our team with your ballot place!

We would love to support you in your London Marathon adventure - we will be cheering you on every step of the way.  If you have a ballot place, there is no sponsorship pledge - we will help you to raise as much as you can.  Get in touch now to find out more.


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Costs and Sponsorship - charity places

Our charity places are now full, if you would like to be invited to receive an application link for the 2017 London Marathon, please get in touch.

Registration fee: £50 (payable on confirmation of your place)

Sponsorship pledge: £2000


Whether you are a ballot place or charity runner, Beating Bowel Cancer will support you every step of the way with your training and fundraising, including:

  • A comprehensive fundraising pack to kick start your fundraising
  • A Beating Bowel Cancer running vest
  • A bespoke online training zone with advice on every element of Marathon preparation from training to nutrition to injury avoidance
  • A Beating Bowel Cancer team training day with a professional sports coach, to be held in February 2016 near London 
  • Regular fundraising newsletters to inform and inspire
  • Cheering points along the course to spur you on
  • An invitation to our post marathon reception for you and your family at the Carlton Club. A place to relax and celebrate your success and to also enjoy a big bowl of pasta, a post race massage and shower

Don't just take our word for it, here are some comments from our team:

"Thanks everyone at bowel cancer for making my marathon dream possible! It's been fantastic being part of a great team and lovely to meet a couple of you on the way! XJane Bennett - 2015 team member

Well done to everybody today a great effort and a brilliant day with massive support! A very humbling experience, thanks to everyone that helped get me there"  Dru McGrath - 2015 team member

"What a fab day yesterday, thank you all so much for your support.  A massive thank you to the bowel cancer team for organising the reception afterwards, I could have stayed in the shower all afternoon and the massage was heavenly, thank you."  Christina Harding - 2015 team member

Congratulations to our 2015 London Marathon team!

You are all heroes - thank you for all your hard work and support.

Check out some of our Twitter coverage from 2015 here.

Get a flavour of this year's event by looking at our photos here.


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Contact Us

 If you have any questions at all or would like to get in touch about how to apply for a place in the London Marathon 2017, please don't hesitate to get in touch on 020 8973 0003 or send us an email.

Take a look at the 2014 Virgin London Marathon photo gallery

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