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The TCS London Marathon is one of the most iconic sporting events in the UK.


The 26.2 mile route takes you through the capital city past iconic landmarks like Big Ben, The Shard, London Eye and Buckingham Palace. On race day you can guarantee support from the crowds and fellow runners to help keep you motivated as you clock up the miles! The iconic route is perfect for seasoned runners and for those looking to take on their first marathon.


This brilliant event is a must-do for running enthusiasts, and we're with you every step of the way. From your first donation and your first run to the moment that you cross the finishing line!

Our top tips to help you reach your marathon target 

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On average, those who start their fundraising by making a donation to their own page go on to raise 58% more than those who don't.

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Those who start fundraising three months before event day on average go on to raise twice as much as those who start after.

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Spread the word


Every share of a fundraising page on social media is worth a donation on average of £10.

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Every share on social media is worth an average of £10. So share with your community as often as you can.

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Personalising your page with a summary of why you’re supporting your chosen charity can lead to 36% more donations. So tell people why you're doing it for the cause.

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Fundraising pages with updates, photos or videos tend to raise 14% more per photo.



Running for Good

To help get you across the finish line we've set up Running for Good! Whether you're a seasoned runner or just starting out, take a look at our top tips and recipes or join the community.

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Running For Good Hub


Discover tasty recipes, training tips and fundraising advice over at the Running for Good hub.


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Join our Running for Good Facebook group! Share tips and catch up with fellow runners.


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Visit the official website and learn more about the 2022 London Marathon.

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Our Fundraisers

Fay's London Marathon

Faye's London Marathon


Faye raised over £2,000 for Centrepoint, the UK's leading charity for homeless young people.


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Fay's London Marathon

Haroon's London Marathon


Haroon completed the London Marathon as part of a four-part challenge where he completed marathons around the world to raise money for Penny Appeal.


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Bryce's Marathon

Bryce's London Marathon


Bryce smashed his fundraising target by running the marathon dressed as a brain!


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Build the perfect fundraising page with our handy guide

Fundraising page toolkit


A complete guide to setting up and promoting your page.


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Top 10 fundraising tips


See how to hit your target and take your fundraising further.


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Promote your page

Tips to promoting your page on social media and in the press.


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