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Virgin Money London Marathon

28 April 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fully booked

The Donkey Sanctuary has 5 golden bond places available for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2019. If you’re passionate about donkey welfare and want to join our team then we’d love to hear from you.

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Greenwich Park, Charlton Way, London, SE10 8QY.

2019 marks The Donkey Sanctuary’s 50th Anniversary and The Community Fundraising team have been inspired by this milestone to make the next London Marathon our biggest and best year yet! We need enthusiastic participants to apply to join Team Donkey Sanctuary in order to help us achieve this goal. Successful applicants will need to pay a £100 registration fee and commit to raising a minimum of £2,000.

Challenge yourself to run the 26.2 miles for The Donkey Sanctuary and you’ll be doing something amazing to alleviate the suffering of donkeys and mules worldwide.

Starting in Greenwich, the route takes in some of London’s biggest attractions – The Cutty Sark, Tower Bridge, Cleopatra’s Needle, The London Eye and The Houses of Parliament before you run down The Mall to cross the finish line in front of Buckingham Palace.

Of course, we’ll be with you every step of the way and your package of support will include; help with your fundraising, promotion of your training, a free branded t-shirt and an enthusiastic cheer squad to cheer you along on the day.

How to apply

To apply for one of the 5 guaranteed Gold Bond places for 2019, please contact our Community Fundraising Team by calling 01395 578222 or download the application form below.

If you’ve successfully applied for your own place via the official ballot and want to run in aid of The Donkey Sanctuary then we’d be delighted to have you on our team. Contact the community fundraising team to register.

Apply today

Join Team Donkey Sanctuary