Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

Category: 
Run
Region: 
London
Date: 
Sunday, 28 April 2019
Anil D'Souza with arms outstretched looking thrilled as he calls out to cheerers at mile 25.jpg

Join RNIB for the world’s most famous marathon and help us support more people with sight loss.

Every day 250 people in the UK start losing their sight. Right now, we can only reach one in three who need our help. Join Team RNIB for the Virgin Money London Marathon and help us reach them all.


Charity p​lace r​egistration details for the 2019 London Marathon

  • Registration fee: £100
  • Sponsorship pledge: £2,000

London Marathon is the most iconic event on the running calendar. The 26.2 mile route through the heart of the capital is lined with cheering crowds and takes in London’s legendary landmarks. The incredible atmosphere makes it a truly unforgettable experience and definitely one to tick off the bucket list.

Apply for an RNIB charity place


Already have you​r own place in the 2019 London Marathon?

If you entered the public ballot and are successful in October, we’d love to welcome you to Team RNIB. You’ll receive all the same support as our charity runners and suggest you aim to raise £500 in sponsorship.

The results for ballot will be released in early October 2018.

What support will you receive?

Join Team RNIB and help us support people when they need us most. In return we’ll give you everything you need to smash your running and fundraising goals. You’ll receive from us:

  • Fundraising pack full of top tips and advice
  • Personalised training plan and advice from Team RNIB’s personal trainer
  • Professional RNIB running vest
  • Friendly and personalised support from our events team
  • Regular updates to support your training and fundraising
  • RNIB cheerers to support you on race day
  • Post-race party and sports massage
  • Facebook group

How does your fundraising help?

Every day 250 people are told their losing their sight. However, right now many people receive no support at all when they’re given this news. We want to change that.

We’re on a mission to make sure every UK hospital has a dedicated Sight Loss Advisor. Your fundraising will help us be there when people need us most, as we grow our network of expert advisors and reach everyone who needs our emotional and practical support.

Watch our 2018 London Marathon team in action and get a taste of what’s in store

 

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