JustGiving’s marathon hub is here for you to get your preparation perfect for the big day. Find training tips, fundraising how-to’s, and loads of fun stuff to keep you inspired and motivated along the way.
Want to get a place in the marathon?
We've put together a guide to getting a place in the London marathon
Countdown to the BIG day ⏱️
Your training toolkit
Training plans 👟
It doesn't matter if you're a total beginner or a seasoned pro, we've got a marathon training plan for you.
Running tips 🏃
From race day tips to getting through those long runs, we asked your fellow runners for all the inside knowledge.
Running playlists 🎼
Behind every great training plan is a great running playlist. We've put together some absolute corkers to get you out of bed for those cold, early morning runs.
Carb-loading recipes 🍝
We've collected some of our favourite recipes from across the web to help you get your carb fix.
Your fundraising toolkit
Fundraising tips 🎯
Our top fundraising tips tell you everything you need to know to smash your target so you can concentrate on your training.
Fundraising ideas 💡
From cake sales to sweepstakes, there are lots of fun things you can do to boost your fundraising. Here are some of our fave ideas.
Fundraising stories 📚
You're not in this alone, your fellow fundraising runners are here for you. Check out their stories for some pearls of running wisdom.
Fun stuff 🙌
Do you want some cool London marathon GIFs to share everywhere? Of course you do, who wouldn't?!
Ready to start fundraising?
Need to start your fundraising? No probs! You can have a Fundraising Page up and...*coughs*...running in a jiffy. Find your fave charity and start making a difference with your miles 💕
Join Running For Good
To help you get across the finish line, we've set up Running For Good, a Facebook group for all things running. Join for the tips. Stay forever for the first-class banter with your fellow runners.