Charity Ballot

The hugely popular TCS London Marathon Charity Ballot is back for the first time in five years, offering 500 charities the chance to win a place in the 2025 edition of the world’s biggest annual one-day fundraising event. 


The Charity Ballot is open only to UK-registered charities that had no places in the 2024 event and do not hold places in the 2025 event.


A total of 500 places are available and these will be allocated through a random ballot. No charity will be eligible for more than one place. 


To apply, please fill out the form linked below.


The deadline to apply is 16:00 on Thursday 1 August. Charities will be notified of the results by Friday 9 August 2024. 


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The 2025 TCS London Marathon, taking place on Sunday 27 April, will be the 45th edition of the event and is set to be the largest in its history with special events to celebrate the landmark year.

Watch the 2024 highlights below.

Lloyd Martin