About the 2021 London Marathon

When: Sunday 3rd October 2021

Distance: 26.2 miles

Registration fee: £50 (or £0 if you already have your own place!)

Minimum sponsorship pledge: £2,000 (or whatever you can raise if you already have your own place!)

The London Marathon is the biggest fundraising event on the planet and, quite simply, the world’s greatest marathon! Starting in historical Greenwich and finishing in The Mall this famous route takes in many of London’s top sights whilst hundreds of thousands of supporters line the route. The Virgin Money London Marathon is a must for novices and experienced runners alike.

All St Joseph’s Hospice runners in the 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon will receive:

  • St Joseph’s Hospice running vest
  • Fundraising pack
  • 18 week training plan and running advice
  • Dedicated fundraising support
  • Hospice welcome evening with training and fundraising advice
  • Regular team emails
  • Fantastic on the day support

To apply for a place on the 2021 London Marathon team please complete our online form using the link below. We’ll then be in touch with you to let you know if you’ve been successful.

Apply for a place

London Marathon 2021 application form

Your details

Are you taking part in this event in memory of a loved one?
Would you be happy for our PR team to contact you regarding your story?
Have you applied for a place in the London Marathon ballot?
How did you hear about this event?

If you are successful the registration fee for this event is:


How we contact you

We would like to keep in touch with news of our work, fundraising activities and how you can get involved.
Please let us know how you would like to hear from us:
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You can change the way you hear from us, or what you hear about, at any time, by contacting us on 020 8525 3200, email SupporterCare@stjh.org.uk.

Own Place Runners

We’d love to hear from you if you have your own place in the event and would like to join our team! You’ll get the same support as our charity place runners including our amazing running vest!

Are you going to be cheering on a runner at this event

For more information on this event, please contact our Challenge Events Manager, Kirsty via k.bates@stjh.org.uk or on 020 8525 3035