Virgin Money London Marathon 2018

April 22, 2018

With over 386,000 applications for ballot places this year we are expecting huge interest in the 34 charity entries that Seafarers UK has this year once hundreds of thousands of people receive the news they have been unsuccessful in securing a ballot place. Beat the rush and register your interest today by emailing  to join the Seafarers UK London Marathon team.

Join our Team

When: 22 April 2018

Where: London

Distance: 26.2 miles

Charity Place: Please get in touch using the details below to register your interest. We will ask you to fill out a registration form, explaining why you would like to run for Seafarers UK, and pledge to raise a minimum sponsorship of £1,500 (plus a £50 registration fee to secure your place).

Own Place: The ballot for The London Marathon will be announced later in the year, if you are successful in the ballot and would like to run for Seafarers UK please contact us using the details below.

Our Support

As a marathon runner you will receive the full support of the Seafarers UK  Fundraising Events Team, from registration right through to your celebratory post marathon reception. You will receive:

  • A Seafarers UK running vest
  • Fundraising pack
  • Personalised fundraising advice and information from the Fundraising Events Team
  • A crowd of supporters to cheer you on the day
  • A post-marathon reception with free refreshments, shower and massage
  • Opportunity to join the London Marathon Team Facebook group