London Marathon

WCRF's runners for the London Marathon by the Thames in London

It’s such an amazing charity which is so close to my heart
– Lewis Seaby, Fundraising Ambassador

London Marathon

Take part in the iconic Virgin Money London Marathon for World Cancer Research Fund and help raise money for our cancer prevention work.

We have now filled our places for the 2022 London Marathon, but still have places left for the virtual event.

  • Date: to be confirmed for 2023
  • Entry fee: £50
  • Sponsorship target: £2,200
  • Starting point: Greenwich Park

Virtual London Marathon

  • Date: 2 October 2022
  • Entry fee: £20
  • Sponsorship target: £150

Sign up and join #TeamCanPrevent

Own Place Runners

If you’ve managed to secure your own place in an event, you can still join our team and receive all the support you may need.

When you join #TeamCanPrevent, you will receive:

  • A personalised welcome pack full of fundraising ideas, information on our work and sponsorship forms.
  • Personalised branded running vest or t-shirt
  • Access to our closed social media groups for community support
  • Fundraising and training advice from our Events Manager who has taken part in most of the challenges herself
  • Training support hub
  • Post-event certificate and thank you card

Sign up and join #TeamCanPrevent

If you want to get in touch

If you’ve got a question about an event and want to speak to us, our friendly Events Team are always happy to help.
Please get in touch:
t: 020 7343 4200
e: events@wcrf.org