London Marathon 2019

Will you take on the ultimate running challenge?

Sunday 21st April 2019

Join us on one of the world's most iconic marathon routes, cheered on by one of the world’s biggest crowds, and help us fight blood cancer. * We'll make sure you have all the support you need with training tips, nutritional advice, regular updates and support across our social media network. * We'll be with you every step of the way, so together we can show blood cancer what we are made of.

Own place

The most common way to enter the London Marathon is through the public ballot (which was open from late April until early May). The results of the ballot are announced in early October. If you secure a ballot place, we'd love you to #TeamDKMS as an own place runner. This means that you'll receive the same support as our charity runners but there’s no minimum fundraising target - just have fun and raise as much as you can!

I'VE GOT MY OWN PLACE! Or email: communityevents@dkms.org.uk

Charity place

DKMS has an extremely limited number of Gold Bond charity places in the London Marathon 2019 and regrettably we are unable to offer a place to every supporter who would like one. We have to commit our Gold Bond runners to raise a minimum sponsorship amount of £2,500 and you must raise half this amount (£1,250) by January 31st 2019. If you are unsuccessful in the public ballot and would like to apply for a Gold Bond place, please contact communityevents@dkms.org.uk . Our application process opens in October after the ballot results are announced.

By joining team DKMS, you will receive: * Regular training hints and tips to keep your body in tip top condition * Fundraising pack with tips to make your target easier to hit, so you can focus on the race * Dedicated support * A DKMS technical T-shirt so you look the part.

Event information

Event date:
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:00Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 10:30
Event address:
Event address:
Greenwich Park
London
SE10 8QY
United Kingdom

Contact organiser

Contact organizer name:
Lindsey
Contact organizer email:
communityevents@dkms.org.uk
Contact organizer phone:
0208 747 5637

Setting up an online fundraising page

Fundraising for DKMS is easy and lots of fun, as well as incredibly rewarding. Whether you've been lucky enough to gain a DKMS charity place or are running with your own place, the link to the right will help you set up an online fundraising page.

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