Virgin Money London Marathon

October 04, 2020

Seafarers UK has a limited number of charity places remaining for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2020. Join our team and raise funds to help people in the maritime community. Your entry with Seafarers UK will include an invitation to a post-race reception on the HQS Wellington, where we’ll have a massage ready for your tired muscles!

If you are interested in running for Seafarers UK in 2020 please get in touch with our events team on

Please note this does not secure your place, we will be in touch soon with details and our registration form.

Join our Team!

When: 4 October 2020

Where: London

Distance: 26.2 miles

Registration: £100

Charity Place: £1500 Fundraising pledge

Own Place: Have you already got a place through the public ballot, your workplace or other means (Good for Age/Club)? If so, and you would like join our team and raise funds 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 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

Part of a bigger challenge?

London Classics

The unique London Classics challenge requires participants to run the Virgin Money London Marathon, cycle 100 miles in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 and swim two miles at Swim Serpentine, the open water swimming festival.  All three events can be completed within the same or different years.

Everyone who completes this iconic trio of events receives a specially-designed London Classics medal engraved with the words: Et ego Londinium vici (“I too have conquered London”) and will be listed in the London Classics Hall of Fame.

If you would like to find out more information on the London Classics, click here.

We will be offering places in both the RideLondon 100 2020 and Swim Serpentine 2020 – Get in touch!

Seafarers UK 2020 Events & COVID-19

London Marathon has been postponed until 4 October 2020.