Whether you’re putting your running shoes on for the first time or crossing your tenth finish line, taking on 26.2 miles for children with half a working heart is an incredible act of bravery, dedication and love. Could this be you in 2017? Have a look through the list of marathons below for inspiration…

Charity places

Little Hearts Matter has guaranteed charity places in the events below. Depending on the event, there is a minimum sponsorship target of between £400 and £500 for marathons and we will be there with you every step of the way to help you reach your target.

Run for LHM and we will:

  • Provide you with your very own LHM running vest
  • Assist you with your training
  • Help you smash your fundraising target with LHM fundraising resources and advice

 

Birmingham International Marathon 2018

14 October 2018 Birmingham

Starting at Alexander Stadium, the home of British Athletics, the course will take in a number of the city’s most iconic landmarks before finishing in the city centre.

Little Hearts Matter has charity places in this marathon and we’d love you to join our team! Follow the link to apply or contact us for more information.

Bournemouth Marathon 2018

7 October 2018 Bournemouth

The Bournemouth Marathon is running as it should be. Beautiful coastal views, a chance to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth piers and a spectacular finish.

Little Hearts Matter has charity places in this marathon and we’d love you to join our team! Apply by following the link to the right and we’ll be in touch soon to confirm your place, or you can contact us for more information.

Choose your own event

Can’t see a run you like, or want to take part in an event local to you? You can still fundraise for LHM! Choose any run you like, apply for your place directly with the organisers and then let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support your fundraising.

There is no minimum sponsorship target for own place runners, just raise as much as you can!

Here are some ideas to get you started:

 

Snowdonia Trail Marathon 2018

15 July 2018 Llanberis

If a regular marathon isn’t enough of a challenge for you, how about a marathon that includes a mountain? The Snowdonia Trail Marathon ascends 1685m over 26 miles of iconic and spectacular trails with incredible views.

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Loch Ness Marathon 2018

23 October 2018 Loch Ness

The Loch Ness Marathon is full of breathtaking scenery, taking you along the south-eastern shores of Loch Ness, across the River Ness, and into the centre of Inverness, capital city of the Highlands.

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Questions?

If you’ve got any questions or just want to have a chat about running for LHM, don’t hesitate to give us a call on 0121 455 8982 or email [email protected].

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