A #TeamAutism marathon family

 London  Sunday 28 April 2019
  £1,900 minimum fundraising amount   £100 registration fee per person
  26.2 miles/41.2 kilometres

About event

The Virgin Money London Marathon is an incredible and world renowned run, where thousands of runners take to the capital city’s streets. We are thrilled to offer charity places to passionate Team Autism heroes and will support you throughout your marathon journey to make this an event to remember! 

What our 2018 runners had to say


Read our Team Autism stories

Charity place application

Our Virgin Money London Marathon charity place applications are now closed. Our London marathon 2020 charity place application form will open May 2019.

What if I have a place in the ballot?

If you've secured your place in the official London Marathon ballot, you can still run for the National Autistic Society and get all the perks of running with our supportive team. We would love to have you. All you need to do is fill out our form to let us know that you've got your own place and want to use it to run for #TeamAutism.

I have a ballot place

How we will support you

We would love you to join Team Autism and everyone who runs with the National Autistic Society receives:

  1. fundraising materials and a downloadable planner to help boost your fundraising
  2. an online training zone, full of expert training tips, information on injury prevention and race nutrition
  3. access to our team training day in London with a qualified coach and a fundraising workshop
  4. a high quality charity running vest that you can personalise with iron-on letters
  5. a pasta party invitation, where you can join the events team and #TeamAutism runners in a carb-loading meal the night before the marathon
  6. support from our amazing autism cheer point to give you that extra push along the route – friends and family are encouraged to join in!
  7. a post-event reception at a hotel with massages, showers, food and photos. Again, friends and family are welcome
  8. and finally, our dedicated staff member, Rachael Lynch, who is on hand to answer any questions you may have.


Helpful information

Frequently asked questions

Terms and conditions

Fundraising planner

Sponsorship form 

Materials order form

For more information or any questions you may have, email events@nas.org.uk or calling 0808 800 1050.