London Marathon 2018 - Application Form

The Fire Fighters Charity has a limited number of Charity places available for the 2018 Virgin London Marathon and all applications will be subject to a selection process. Please complete the form below in as much detail as possible and submit no later than the 30th June 2017 any applications received after this date will not be considered.
  • About You

  • Please include as much information as possible
  • Please include as much detailed information as possible regarding any event fundraising plans.
  • Data protection

    The information you have provided will be used by the Charity to fulfil your request. We would also like to use your information to enable us to contact you with news and information about The Fire Fighters Charity and ways to support us.
  • Selection Process:

    All applications will be reviewed week commencing 3rd July. During this week the Charity may contact you to discuss your application before a final decision is made. The successful applicants will be notified on the 7th July 2017. If successful you will be required to pay a £100.00 registration fee (non-refundable) to secure the place and fundraise a further £1,900.00 (excluding gift aid) of which 80% needs to be raised by Friday 19th January 2018.
  • Fundraising and Training Meeting:

    Successful applicants will be invited to a Fundraising and Training Meeting on Tuesday September 12th. The meeting will include guest speaker presentations covering: Help and advice on fundraising and how you can reach the fundraising target, using social media, training and preparation for the London Marathon. You will also receive your running vest and Fundraising pack, as well as any other materials you will need to help you achieve your fundraising target. If you are unable to attend this meeting in person, we would ask for you to be available to join the meeting by conference call. Refreshments will be provided.
  • General Ballot:

    If you have also applied through the General Ballot and are given a place in October, the Charity place will be withdrawn, however we would still love you to be part of The Fire Fighters Charity team so please contact us as soon as you are notified to discuss how we can support you.