London Marathon

two runners waving while running the London Marathon together in their Independent Age running vests

Join tens of thousands of runners in the iconic London Marathon and partake in London's best sporting event of the year, while helping us to tackle poverty in later life.


Sunday 27 April 2025

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Run the London Marathon for Independent Age

Arguably the best marathon in the world, the London Marathon is back for 2025! With its iconic London route, incredible atmosphere and now record-breaking title as the world’s biggest annual one-day fundraising event, it’s the perfect event to run to support Independent Age, and help end poverty in later life. 

We have very limited spaces – apply for your place today! (Please note completing this form does not guarantee your space, but is an application form from which we will select our team)

How will we support you?

You’ll receive fantastic support from our friendly team from the moment you sign up until you cross that finish line. We’ll provide you with:

  • An Independent Age technical running vest to wear on race day.
  • A well-deserved certificate, totalling the amazing amount you raise for us
  • Fundraising and training support from our dedicated Events Officer
  • Cheer points and support along the route.

For more information about our events, call our Events Officer on 020 7605 4229 or email

I have my own place

If you already have your own place in the London Marathon, we’d love to have you on the team! You’ll receive all the same support as our charity place runners. You’ll have no registration fee or fundraising target, but we’ll help you raise as much as you can. Call our Events Officer on 020 7605 4229 or email