TCS London Marathon

Sunday, 02 October 2022

Have you secured your TCS London Marathon place?

Congratulations if you have been successful in gaining your own place for the TCS London Marathon which will take place on Sunday, 02 October 2022!

Now you have got your place, why not Run for Rowans and raise much needed funds for local Hospice care?  We will support you every step of the way in this incredible challenge.​

You will receive an official London Marathon pack from TCS, however, our team will also provide a Rowans Hospice Charity running vest and many more fundraising resources to help you achieve your fundraising goal!

Join our team and Run for Rowans…

Register below to let us know you will be supporting Rowans Hospice Charity, by participating in the biggest marathon ever staged, anywhere in the world!

The Charity has cared for many more people since the start of the pandemic, especially for those living in their own homes who wish to remain in their own ‘safe space’ and closer to family members and friends.  We are asking our Rowans Runners to pledge to raise £750 in sponsorship money to help support Rowans Hospice Charity on its road to recovery after the devastating financial losses caused by the pandemic.

Thank you for continued support.

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Go the extra mile with Corporate Support!

There are a few ways in which your employer can support your amazing fundraising efforts when you take on the TCS London Marathon and Run for Rowans. Here are some top tips to try!

  • Match funding is a great way to enhance your fundraising. For every £1 you raise, your employer donates £1. Double the donation and double the impact! Why not ask your employer to see if they will be able to help you reach your fundraising goals?
  • Make sure to share your fundraising page with fellow employees. Your page could also be featured in the company newsletter or intranet explaining why you are Running for Rowans!
  • If you have a reception desk, pop a collection tin on the desk. Your clients would love to know that your business supports their local community and hospice care.
  • Alternatively, could your employer support you by covering your London Marathon entry ballot fee so that every penny raised supports local Hospice care?​
Setting up your fundraising page

The quickest and easiest way to collect sponsorship is by setting up a personal online fundraising page with JustGiving. JustGiving will send your sponsorship money to us automatically so all you need to do is share your page with friends and family so you can begin receiving donations for Rowans Hospice Charity.

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  1. Visit
  2. Login to your account or if you are new to JustGiving you will need to create your account.
  3. When asked ‘Are you fundraising for a registered charity?’ select ‘Yes, continue’.
  4. Search for Rowans Hospice.
  5. Confirm details of the event.
  6. Choose your web address (URL) – this is the link you’ll be sharing with friends and family when asking them to donate.
  7. Click ‘Create your page’…your fundraising page is now ready to accept donations.

Remember! The more people you tell about your fundraiser and your reason for taking part, the more they will want to support and encourage you to reach your target.

If you would like to collect sponsorship offline, you can download a sponsorship form here.

Take a look at the Fundraising Toolkit here  for more hints and tips on setting up and promoting your fundraising page.

Training tips

Great South Run Oct 2016 (48)

  • Join a local Park Run to meet other runners and have fun whilst you train
  • Explore your neighbourhood by running a different routes
    • Make sure to drink water and specialised sports drinks to stay hydrated
    • Enjoy those rest days, take your trainers off and have a relaxing bath
    • Create a fun playlist or listen to a new podcast whilst training
    • Ask a friend to join in your training – evidence shows that having a running partner is motivating to keep you going!
    • Get in touch if you have any fundraising questions
  • TCS London Marathon
     2 October 2022
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • TCS London Marathon
     2 October 2022
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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