London Marathon


Join Team Clatterbridge for the 2021 Virtual London Marathon!

Complete the London Marathon, in your home town! Join The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity for the world's greatest marathon, and apply for one of our 2021 guaranteed charity places. Our places are limited, so when completing your application form, please provide us with as much detail as possible.

The Virtual London Marathon is giving participants the opportunity to take on one of the most iconic events on the sporting calendar on the course of their choice from 00:00:00 to 23:59:59BST, wherever they are on the planet. As a runner in the virtual event, you will join a record 50,000 participants who will run the traditional London Marathon from Blackheath to The Mall.

The official London Marathon app will enable participants to log their 26.2 miles and earn their coveted medal and New Balance finisher T-shirt. As well as this, the app will help bring the virtual experience to life, with an exclusive audio commentary featuring famous voices providing a memorable soundtrack to the day.

How to Register

Click here to apply for one of our guaranteed places for the 2021 Virtual London Marathon.

The closing date for Virtual London Marathon applications is 5pm on Wednesday 31st March*. Applications which are submitted after the closing date will not be considered. Once we have reviewed all of the applications, we will endeavour to contact you within two weeks to let you know whether or not your application has been successful. Please note that we will only take payment of the registration fee once we have confirmed who our accepted runners are.

*Please note that if we receive a large volume of applications, the closing date for applications may be brought forward.

What Will You Get By Joining Team Clatterbridge?

When you join Team Clatterbridge, you will be supported by our experienced Events Team throughout. From registering for your chosen event to setting up your JustGiving page, the Events Team are on hand to help you with all your queries. We want you to feel part of the team because your support will make a huge difference to cancer patients throughout Merseyside, Cheshire and the Isle of Man.

Why We Need Your Help

By taking part in the 2021 Virtual London Marathon, you are helping us to deliver pioneering cancer care to patients throughout our region. 1 in 2 of us will be affected by cancer, but with your help we can be at the forefront of cancer treatments, and we can fund vital research, the latest therapies, and innovations in cancer treatment.

We are so often told that The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is unlike any other hospital. The Charity has funded a range of projects which help to to make Clatterbridge a place that stays in people’s hearts, including bringing cancer treatment closer to patients’ homes and breaking boundaries by becoming the first in the UK to offer a number of treatments.

Will you join Team Clatterbridge and make a difference to those with cancer in our region today?

Please note that the video below was filmed before the Coronavirus Pandemic.