London Marathon 2024

  • Date:
    Sunday 21st April 2024
  • Location:
    Greenwich Park, London
  • Cost:

Join #TeamShine at the iconic London Marathon 2024!

Applications for our charity places in the 2024 London Marathon have now closed and all places have been allocated. 

If you have your own ballot or good for age place we'd love you to join #TeamShine

Take part in this famous marathon - join 50,000 runners starting from Greenwich and going past some of London’s most famous landmarks before finishing on The Mall with Buckingham Palace behind you. Soak up the amazing atmosphere as you go, with thousands of people along the route cheering you on! 
If this would be your first marathon, or you’re an experienced runner, we’d love you to run for Shine – whether it’s with one of our charity places or your own ballot or good for age place. 
Apply today for one of our limited charity places or let us know that you have your own place. 

Apply now

Would you like to take part?

Date: Sunday, April 21st 2024 
Charity place registration fee: £100
Charity place fundraising pledge: £2,000  
Ballot/good for age place registration fee: Free 
Ballot/good for age place fundraising pledge: As much as you can 
Thank you so much for wanting to be a part of #TeamShine and run the London Marathon. 

When you join Team Shine you will receive:

  • Shine running vest
  • Access to fundraising resources, tips and advice.
  • Ongoing support from our dedicated fundraising team to help you smash your target
  • Post-race reception with food, drinks and showers provided plus free massage available
  • Shine goody bag
Charity places

Our 2024 charity places have all been allocated so we are only accepting applications for consideration to join our Reserve List. If you would like to be considered for that please complete this form

Apply for a 2024 Charity Place.
Do you have a ballot place? 
If you’re one of the lucky ones to receive a ballot or good for age place, first of all congratulations! Secondly, we would love for you to be a part of #TeamShine! Take on the 26.2 miles in a SHINE running vest and help us support members and families with spina bifida and hydrocephalus.

Got a ballot place? Join #TeamShine 


The London Marathon is open to disabled people including wheelchair users. For more information including eligibility and permitted equipment, see the London Marathon website

If you need any more information before signing up or have any other questions for the team, get in touch by completing this short form.

Condition: Spina bifida Spina bifida Hydrocephalus Hydrocephalus Age: Adults (18+) Adults (18+)
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