London Marathon 2021

We have now selected our charity place runners in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 event - thank you to everyone who applied! 

You can also sign up for a Christie place in the virtual Virgin Money London Marathon 2021!

Do you have your own place?

If you're one of the lucky ones who secured a place through the London Marathon ballot, we'd love for you to join our team. There's no minimum sponsorship target, just have fun and raise as much as you can!

You will still get all the great Team Christie benefits including: 

  • Free Team Christie running vest and sponsorship pack
  • Regular fundraising and training support
  • On the day support including access to our post-race celebrations 

You can request your sponsorship pack today.

If you’d like to speak to one of our events team, please contact us on 0161 446 3400 or at

London Marathon 2022

The Christie charity have a limited number of Golden Bond charity places in the race and we want you to join the team in 2022! 

The London Marathon is one of the famous “big 6” marathons. With an unbeatable atmosphere, it is really an amazing event to be a part of. 

By joining our team, you will allow us to continue to go above and beyond for our patients, and ultimately bring us a step closer to a future without cancer. 

You can now apply for one of our free charity places. In return, we ask you pledge to raise a minimum of £2,000 in sponsorship. If you would like to apply for one of our charity places, please fill out the form below.

These places are highly sought after, so we ask that you really try to sell yourself in your application, what previous running and fundraising experience do you have? Do you have a personal connection to The Christie? What is your fundraising target, and what are your plans to ensure you hit them? This is your chance to guarantee entry in this iconic event. 

We will be in touch after the public ballot results are announced to inform you if you are successful or not in your application.

London Marathon application

Personal details
Unfortunately we’re not able to offer London Marathon places to everyone who applies. To give yourself the best change of securing a place, please tell us why you would like to run for #TeamChristie. Try to include as much as possible about why you want to run as part of our team and how you would fundraise.

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