Challenge Event

London Marathon 2020

Take on the 2020 London Marathon and help raise money for Maudsley Charity.

Date: 26 April 2020 – rescheduled to 4th October 2020
Location: London
Event type: Running
Level: Hard

Did you cheer on your friends in the 2019 London Marathon, did you think to yourself ‘I could do that’? 

Then go for it, with a year to train, take on the 2020 London Marathon and help raise money for Maudsley Charity. There are two ways you can do this:

London Marathon Maudsley Charity runner

How to register for this event

  • Taking part as a Charity Place runner in 2020

Our Charity Places for 2020 are now open! Simply complete an application form and we will be in touch as soon as possible!

Register here >

Please note, completing an application does not guarantee a place for the Virgin Money London Marathon in 2020. You will find out whether your application has been successful or not within two weeks of submission, though this may be longer during busy periods.

It’s worth pointing out that we choose runners based on their reasons for running and ability to commit to meeting the minimum sponsorship amount, which is £2,000. So please be specific on how you plan to raise this e.g. £500 from race night, £100 from cake sale at work, etc. The more detailed you can be the better your chances are!  The registration fee will be refunded if you are not successful.

  • London Marathon – official ballot 

The official ballot has closed for 2020. The ballot for 2021 will open in May 2020.

For more information about this event, please contact us at or call 020 7848 4701.