Man and woman running the marathon for Age UK

Run the Virgin Money London Marathon on 26 April 2015

To apply for one of our guaranteed places, fill in the application form and email to Demand for these places is always very high, so it's best to get your application in early.

Fundraising minimum: £1850
Registration fee: £100
Date: 26 April 2015

What we give to you:

  • Support with training and fundraising
  • Team training day
  • Post race reception
  • Personalised running vest
  • Fundraising materials

Got your own ballot place?

Congratulations! We would love to have you on our team as an own place runner. We set no minimum target, so how much you raise is up to you. But you'll be able to take advantage of our support, and fundraising materials, and you'll be raising money to help older people make the most of later life.

Please complete our form and email to, and a member of our team will be in touch.

Why run for Age UK?

Age UK believes that we can help everyone to make the most of later life. We do this by inspiring, supporting and enabling older people in a number of ways. Find out more about what we do.

For more information, call our Events Team on 020 3033 1725

1.6 million older people live in poverty and 900,000 of these people live in severe poverty

Further information


Our Information guides are short and easy to digest, giving a comprehensive overview of the relevant topic. Information sheets and factsheets are longer with more detail, and are aimed at professionals.

You can download other guides in our series from publications

For more information: Call Age UK Advice: 0800 169 6565