Event details

  • Date: 28 April 2019
  • Location: London

Applications for the London Marathon 2019 are now closed.

Due to the small number of places we have and high demand, we are currently reviewing all applications received so far and will confirm those who have been successful in July.


The Virgin Money London Marathon is the world’s biggest one-day fundraising event.

Do something incredible for 2019 and support our hospice and neurological care by joining Sue Ryder's Team Incredible!

The incredible course and amazing atmosphere have established it as one of the World Marathon Majors and a must-do on many bucket-lists.

Running against a backdrop of roaring crowds, you will take on 26.2 miles while passing the most iconic landmarks in this beautiful city.

If you are successful in the public ballot and have secured your own place, we would love you to join #TeamIncredible. Please get in touch and email events@sueryder.org with any questions.

All Team Incredible members will receive:

  • Sue Ryder running vest
  • fundraising advice andsupport from our team
  • training advice and support from our professional running coach
  • a great post-race celebration for you and your family.

Help us make a difference

Providing dedicated support for people living with life-limiting conditions, we are an invaluable lifeline to thousands across the UK.

Your participation and sponsorship will help us continue to be there for our patients, service users and their families at the most difficult time of their life.

Frequently asked questions

  • How will I receive a Sue Ryder vest?

    During the registration process you will be asked to give the vest size you require - if applicable to the event. Your vest will be posted to you directly using the address stated in your registration.

  • How can I get a training plan?

    You’ll find your personalised training plan in your welcome pack. If you didn’t receive one in your pack or you wish to change it, then just let the Events Team know.

  • Where can I find fundraising ideas?

    Our jam-packed fundraising guide can be found in both your welcome pack and also on our website. Our Events Team are also on hand with fundraising ideas and tips too, and you can get in contact with them by emailing events@sueryder.org or calling 0207 554 5958.

  • How can I pay in my fundraising?

    If you’ve set up an online fundraising page (e.g. Virgin Money Giving) then your fundraising will automatically come us. If you have any cheques, you can send them to the Events Team in the London Office. Just make sure you pop your name and event on the back. Alternatively, you can drop in your fundraising to any of our hospices.