London Marathon 2019

The world's biggest one day fundraising event. Run for Beat and change the lives of people affected by eating disorders.

There are a few options for getting a place in this highly popular event. We recommend considering as many possibilities below as possible in order to increase your chances:

Public ballot

Let us know if you've got a place

The public London Marathon ballot is now closed and results have been sent to all applicants. If you have been successful and choose to run for Beat, there is no minimum fundraising target. Join our team and you can enjoy fundraising for an important cause, along with free training days, fundraising tools and a post-race celebration.

Beat places

Sorry, we have filled our charity places for 2019. Check back in May 2019 for details of how to apply for charity places.

Running club entry

Some running clubs have a handful of allocated entries, usually awarded to their members on a ballot basis.

Good for age

If you are an elite runner, you can apply via the marathon website between 1 and 10 August 2018. 

Celebrity places

Contact the Community Fundraising team on to be considered.


Event Date and Time
28/04/2019 10:00 -