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Challenge Event

London Marathon 2025

Applications are now live for the London Marathon 2025!


Sunday 27th April 2025
10:00am - 6:00pm



To join #TeamBDA for the London Marathon 2025 and fundraise to help ensure everyone with dyslexia is able to reach their full potential please apply to the London Marathon using the form below, giving as much detail as possible. Please be aware if selected you will be required to pay a £100 registration fee.

If yes, please give details on when and where you ran.
Does your employer offer a match funding scheme?

Do you have a ballot place?

If you were one of the lucky ones to win a place via the London Marathon 2025 ballot, congratulations!! Please consider joining #TeamBDA, we’d love to have you on board. There's no minimum fundraising commitment, and anything you raise would be a bonus. You’ll receive top notch fundraising support and a free running vest to wear on race day. Not only that, but our cheering squad will be on hand to give you a big cheer as you approach the finish line. Please email if you have a ballot place and want to run for the BDA.

London Marathon FAQ

What are the benefits of joining #TeamBDA?

Our fundraising team our on-hand to support you throughout the lead up to the Marathon day. We will send you out a running top and be there on the day to cheer you on at our cheerpoint. You will have regular training, event and fundraising updates and we can answer any queries you may have. We have a closed facebook group for you to chat to current and past London Marathon runners.

How much do I need to raise?

If we offer you a BDA charity place we ask for a £100 registration fee and that you pledge to raise a minimum of £1500. If you have your own ballot place there is no fundraising target, but we would be grateful for anything you are able to raise.

How do I apply for a ballot or charity place?

The ballot for places closed on the 26th April, and runners who are successful in securing a ballot place will be notified by the event organisers. To apply for a charity place and to join #TEAMBDA please register your interest to receive a link to the application form once this goes live.

Is there a minimum age?

You must be 18 years of age or above on the day of the race.

Still have a question? Contact our fundraising team: