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marathons

Run a marathon to raise money to help us support people with epilepsy.

London Marathon - April 2017

Applications for our Golden Bond places in the 2017 London Marathon are now open! For more information about running the London Marathon for Epilepsy Society please see our Virgin Money London Marathon page.

Brighton Marathon - 9 April 2017

Registration pack fee: £25
Minimum sponsorship target: £500

The Brighton Marathon route provides panoramic views of the English Channel and South Downs. Since the first marathon in 2010, it is now the second largest marathon in the UK. Completing the Brighton Marathon is a fantastic achievement to have under your belt and we will provide you with all the support you need to complete this 26.2 mile challenge.

Sign up now to secure your place in the 2017 Brighton Mararathon. If you have your own place in the 2017 event and would like to run for us, we'd love you to join our team, please get in touch to find out more. 

Edinburgh Marathon - 29 May 2017

Registration pack fee: £25
Minimum sponsorship target: £500

Edinburgh Marathon has been voted the fastest marathon in the UK. Start your marathon in the beautiful city centre and finish your journey at the famous Musselburgh Racecourse.

Secure your place in our 2017 Edinburgh Marathon team!

Other marathons

We would be delighted to support you as you take part in any marathon. All you need to do is secure your own place in the event of your choice.

There are marathons taking place throughout the year, up and down the country and all over the world. To find out more about events near you or further afield visit the Runner's World website (opens in new window).

Here's a few of our favourites!

How we'll support you

All of our marathon runners will receive the following in the run up to the big day:

  • fundraising pack including lots of great ideas and fundraising materials to help you reach your target
  • Epilepsy Society t-shirt and running vest to wear on race day*
  • training plans to help you get ready for the big day
  • dedicated support from our brilliant fundraising team.

Other events

If you are ready for a bigger challenge, why not sign up to one of our other running events. Alternatively why not cycleskydive or trek for Epilepsy Society? We also run challenges for students.