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Successful in the ballot? Run for JDRF!

If you’ve been successful in the London Marathon 2024 ballot, join Team JDRF and support cutting-edge research to treat, prevent and cure type 1 diabetes.

Have you had your London Marathon 2024 place confirmed with the London Marathon race organisers or your running club?

Use your own place to run for JDRF and be part of our type 1 diabetes marathon fundraising team of over 150, aiming to raise over £400,000 for type 1 diabetes research.

*** Please note that this is not an opportunity to gain a charity place for the London Marathon 2024, but is for people who have already secured a place.***

What you’ll get

Choose to run for JDRF and you’ll get the following support:

  • A digital training pack and regular newsletters with training and fundraising tips
  • Opportunities to get to know your fellow runners via our Facebook group
  • A JDRF running vest when you raise £100 towards your target
  • Cheering materials for your family and friends
  • A team photo shoot on the morning of the marathon, in Greenwich Park
  • A really big cheer from our Supporter Zone en route
  • A fantastic post-race party at a private venue with free refreshments for you, your family and friends

It’s free to join us!

With your own place, it’s easy to sign up with no registration fee and no minimum sponsorship target if you choose to run for JDRF.

Why we need your support

Research has transformed the way we treat type 1 diabetes, dramatically improving insulin delivery and blood glucose management, but we still have a long way to go. Our cure research will give people with type 1 the ability to make their own insulin again while our treatment research aims to keep people as healthy as possible until a cure is found. Furthermore, our research on preventing type 1 would mean lifting the burden of this condition from future generations.

We are funding research on many cutting-edge projects at world-class institutions led by renowned scientists. Sign up to run for JDRF and help to continue to make this happen.

Sign up to use your own place for us!

Please complete the form below if you would like to become a part of Team JDRF at the 2024 London Marathon.