Join Asthma UK as part of our London Marathon Team

Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

  • Asset 1 Greenwich Park - The Mall, London
  • Asset 2 28 April 2019
  • Asset 3

    26.2 miles

  • Asset 4

    Greenwich Park - The Mall, London
    SE10 8QY

  • Asset 6

    Non-refundable registration fee - £75
    Minimum Sponsorship - £1800

Asset 5

Apply today to participate in this fantastic event. 

For more information, please contact our Events Team 

0300 222 5800

Asthma UK at London Marathon

A 260-strong team of amazing Asthma UK runners took on London Marathon 2018.

Video: Asthma UK at London Marathon

A 260-strong team of amazing Asthma UK runners took on London Marathon 2018.

Asthma UK support package 

To help you along your journey, Asthma UK will be on hand offering support throughout. All Team Asthma UK runners receive:

  • An Asthma UK running vest with iron-on letters to spell out your name
  • A full fundraising pack with tools to help you reach your fundraising target
  • Training and nutritional advice to help get you to the start line
  • “Marathon Mail” – monthly e-newsletters keeping you updated on all things London Marathon related
  • Dedicated Team Asthma UK London Marathon Facebook Group
  • Our London Marathon Gathering – a chance to meet your fellow team mates, our fitness expert and more!
  • Cheer points along the route to help keep you motivated throughout the race - your guests are invited to join us
  • An invitation to our post-race reception where you’ll get a post-race sports massage and food to help you refuel
  • Ongoing dedicated support from our Asthma UK Events Team


We have a limited number of guaranteed charity places available. For your chance to secure a place we ask that you complete one of our online application forms. We will then review your application and let you know if you’ve been successful or not.

Please note, if you entered the London Marathon 2019 ballot (between Monday 30th April and Friday 4th May 2018) and find out that you are successful when the results are released in October, you will be transferred to an own place runner with no minimum sponsorship.

Non-refundable registration fee - £75

Minimum Sponsorship Target - £1800 (excluding gift aid)

Apply for a guaranteed charity place

Join the team with your own place

This is for people who have already been lucky enough to secure their own place in the London Marathon 2019. There is no minimum sponsorship target, we simply ask you to raise as much as you can. You’ll benefit from the same brilliant support package as our charity place runners and we’d love to have you! 

Register as an own place runner


Download the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon route map to see where Asthma UK are located throughout race day. From a pre-race team photo at the start, cheer points along the course and our post-race reception near the finish line.

Download the route map (PDF, 403kb)

Contact us

If you have any questions about applying for the London Marathon 2019, or you'd like to know how to apply to join us with your own place, please do not hesitate to contact our Events Team on 0300 222 5800 or email

Please note that this event is not organised by Asthma UK.