A marathon can be a daunting prospect, yet tens of thousands of people each year participate in the 26.2 mile endurance race, many due to a personal experience that makes them want to undertake the challenge and raise money for a charity that is dear to them.
If you are motivated to raise money for a charity by running a marathon you can reach more people and raise more money on JustGiving. Our fundraising pages are designed to make it easy for you to reach out to people who care about you to encourage them to support you on your journey.
When you have chosen the marathon you want to take part in, see our fundraising tips below to make your page look wonderful, so that you can raise as much money as possible for the charity you care about.
Make every mile count. Here's a list of marathons you could take part in:
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