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Run the London Marathon for #TeamCardiff

Join #TeamCardiff and run for Cardiff University research at the London Marathon 2022.

As part of #TeamCardiff you can choose to support either Cardiff University’s neuroscience and mental health, or cancer research. By supporting the next generation of researchers, you can help accelerate life-changing discoveries to improve prevention, diagnosis, and treatment for people living with a wide range of conditions.

Run London Marathon

Have you been lucky enough to secure a place in the mass event? If so, we’d love to have you on board as part of #TeamCardiff.

You’ll receive a #TeamCardiff technical top to run in on the day, along with personal support and guidance with your training and fundraising. In return, all we ask is that you raise as much as you can for Cardiff University research by setting your own fundraising target.

Tell us you want to run with #TeamCardiff

Run London Marathon virtually

Not so lucky? There’s still a way to join the world’s biggest marathon on 2 October 2022 by entering the virtual TCS London Marathon 2022. Complete 26.2 miles wherever you are in the world, at your own pace, the same day as the mass event in London.

The TCS London Marathon team will provide you with a running number, full package of pre-event information as well access to the free official app powered by TCS to use of the day. Upon finishing, you’ll be able to claim that coveted official finisher medal and T-shirt from them too!

To find out more and to enter, visit the TCS London Marathon website.

Once you have your own place, we’d love to hear from you and welcome you to #TeamCardiff. You’ll receive a #TeamCardiff technical top to run in on the day, along with personal support and guidance with your training and fundraising. In return, all we ask is that you raise as much as you can for Cardiff University research by setting your own fundraising target.

Tell us you want to run virtually with #TeamCardiff

Your fundraising will help fund grants for early career researchers that provide a launch pad to explore new ideas and unlock future funding opportunities. By supporting the next generation of researchers you’re nurturing new talent and investing in innovative ideas.

Cancer researchers at Cardiff University are improving outcomes for people living with some of the most common cancers such as breast, prostate and bowel, as well as those that are rarer or hard to treat.

Cardiff University’s neuroscience and mental health researchers are developing new treatments for a wide range of debilitating conditions including ADHD, depression, schizophrenia, and Alzheimer’s.

The money you raise

100% of your fundraising will go directly to your chosen University research cause.

For more information about the marathon, please visit the London Marathon website.

Get in touch

If you’d like to find out more about this event or have any questions, get in touch and we can help with all the advice and support you need to reach your target.

Stephanie Bird

Stephanie Bird

Community Fundraising Officer

Email
birds6@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6551