Richard Blaxall / Oxfam

London marathon

The TCS London Marathon is an absolute must for your bucket list. The route takes you on closed roads through London, around the capital's spectacular landmarks and past roaring crowds.
  • Sunday 2 October 2022

Distance: 26.2 miles

Entry free: £100 (Paypal accepted)

Minimum fundraising target: £2000

Minimum age: 18 years old

About the event

A marathon is the ultimate running challenge as well as a highly rewarding and memorable experience.

The London Marathon is one of the most famous runs in the world. Travel through the streets of London past some of the most spectacular sites in the capital.

These include Buckingham Palace, the Cutty Sark, Tower Bridge, and the Houses of Parliament.

Richard Blaxall / Oxfam

Oxfam supporters cheer on runners taking part in the 2018 London Marathon for Oxfam.

Why run with Oxfam?

Oxfam believes that poverty isn't inevitable. It's an injustice that can be overcome. We are volunteers, fundraisers, shoppers, campaigners, water engineers and more.

As part of Team Oxfam you will be supported through every part of your event preparation. Our national events team will be on-hand to encourage you with your fundraising, answer any questions you have and to thank you for all your hard work.

You will also receive:

  • Cheering for you at points along the route
  • A massage at our post-race party
  • An Oxfam running vest or t-shirt and letters
  • Fundraising and training advice

Join Team Oxfam

Already secured your own place at the event but want to help fundraise for Oxfam? Let us know!

Interested in volunteering at the London Marathon? Come and join us in supporting Team Oxfam at the London Marathon 2022 for a spectacular race day experience!

Talk to the team