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Virtual TCS London Marathon 2022

Help us reach the finishing line. Run the Virtual London Marathon your way.

Over the last couple of years the Virtual London Marathon has given extra opportunities for people to raise funds for our cancer research. 

You don't have to be a runner to take on the virtual 26.2 miles, it's the perfect event for walkers or trekkers to complete the iconic event over a 24 hour period. Your support can help us transform the future of cancer treatment. Let’s finish cancer together.

Key Facts

Event Date
23 April 2023
Registration Fee
£20 (once your place is confirmed)
Minimum sponsorship amount
£260 (that's £10 per mile!)
Deadline for applications
Waiting list now open
Darren Renshaw - Virtual Virgin London Marathon 2020


Why join #teamICR?

The vital funds that you raise by running with #teamICR will help us deliver our innovative programme of cancer research. Together we can reach the finishing line.

Find out more about how our appeals for cancer research help patients live well with cancer.

What to expect from Team ICR

Regardless of the place you hold, we promise to support you all the way and get you to the finish line. We’ll be on hand to support you each step of the way. As part of #teamICR, you will receive:

  • An ICR running vest or technical t-shirt
  • A fundraising pack with tips on reaching your target
  • Advice on training, nutrition and health
  • ICR branded materials to support your fundraising
  • Support from our dedicated events team throughout your training
  • Lively and enthusiastic encouragement from our cheer squad on the day 

Stay in touch

Get in touch with us on 020 7153 5307 or email [email protected].

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We’re lucky to have fantastic supporters helping us make the discoveries that will defeat cancer. Read some of their stories below.

Inspirational young woman smashes target of raising £21K for the ICR before 21st birthday

A determined young woman from Southend-on-Sea has smashed her goal of raising £21,000 for cancer research before her 21st birthday this week.

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Abbie’s Army join #teamICR for the London Marathon

This year, a team of three runners will be taking on the London Marathon for Abbie’s Army to raise money for childhood brain tumour research at The Institute of Cancer Research.

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Joining #teamICR has motivated James through his training for the London Marathon

James Fuller will be running the Virgin Money London Marathon with his team mates in honour of his mother in law who passed away from ovarian cancer last June.

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Caroline trains for the London Marathon to regain her fitness following cancer treatment

Caroline Kingsbury-Margetts has donned her running shoes to raise money for cancer research and regain her fitness following treatment for cervical cancer.

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