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London Marathon 2024

The 2024 TCS London Marathon will take place on Sunday 21 April.

About the London Marathon 2024

Date: Sunday, 21 April 2024
Location: London
Event distance: 26.2 miles

The London Marathon is the largest annual fundraising event on the planet. Over 1 million competitors have taken part and raised millions of pounds for good causes since the race began in 1981.

We have now filled our place for the London Marathon. However, we would love to hear from you if you have already secured a ballot place and would like to fundraise for Glaucoma UK. To find out how we can support you, please email us at

Applied for a place through the London Marathon ballot?

The official 2024 TCS London Marathon ballot closed at 9.00pm on Friday 28 April 2023.

If you were successful in gaining a place through the official London Marathon ballot, you can still run for Glaucoma UK. Just email us at to let us know once you get your place confirmed and we will welcome you to the Glaucoma UK team!

Why join #TeamGlaucomaUK?

We’re with you every step of the way towards event day with advice and information so you can focus on your training and fundraising. We’ll also provide:

  • Our fundraising pack to help you achieve your target
  • Runners pack including a personalised Glaucoma UK running top
  • Exclusive access to our private Facebook group
  • Post-event meet-up and celebration