The London Marathon is a world-famous event, and must-do for all people who enjoy running! By joining Team Retina UK, you will be raising money to help us achieve our vision; a world where everyone with inherited sight loss is able to live a fulfilling life.
2021 charity place
Apply to run with a Retina UK charity place. Successful applicants agree to raise a minimum of £2,000.
The London Marathon is a great way of raising money for our cause, while undertaking a fantastic personal challenge. We have some people who run year after year for us, because the buzz of completing after training so hard is unbeatable.
You will also benefit from the following:
Support from the Retina UK fundraising team all the way up to marathon day
Personalised running vest
An invitation for you and your supporters to our post-race reception. There will be refreshments for you and your supporters, and a professional sports massage and use of the hotel’s showers for you.
Invitations to our Strava running club and Retina UK Challenge Events Facebook group where you can chat to your fellow team members.
To register your interest for a Retina UK charity place in the 2021 London Marathon please complete the form below. If you’d like to join the team with your own place or if you need any help or support, please contact our Fundraising Team on 07736 925 174 or email fundraising@RetinaUK.org.uk
“The London Marathon has been the best thing I have ever taken part in – the support of the crowd and knowing I was running for such a fantastic cause close to my family was an incredible feeling.”
Apply for a 2021 charity place
Thank you for your interest in a 2021 charity place. Timelines for the 2021 application process are currently unclear due to the uncertainty surrounding the 2020 race. Despite this, we strongly encourage you to apply. All applicants will be contacted by our team about their application and, if you’re successful, you will be asked to confirm your place, including payment of a £100 registration fee.