Yorkshire Marathon 2017

Be part of #TeamARUK for the Yorkshire Marathon in 2017 and help us power the fightback against dementia.

08 Oct

Venue: University of York
Address: York
When: Sunday 8th October at 8:00am

This picturesque marathon takes runners past some of York’s most beautiful historic sites and through its charming country lanes, making it a popular choice for runners of all abilities.


Alzheimer’s Research UK Golden Bond Charity Places

Register your interest to join #TeamARUK in 2017 and apply for one of our golden bond charity places.

Registration Fee: £0 – Unlike other charities we don’t ask for a registration fee.
Minimum Sponsorship: £500

Apply for a place

I have purchased my own place

If you have already guaranteed a place on the event, please do let us know by completing our application form. There is no minimum sponsorship target however our sporting events and community team will provide help and support in your fundraising.

Use your own place

Whether you have your own ballot place or have been successful in your application for one of our golden bond charity places, we are here to offer support and advice. By joining #TeamARUK we will provide you with:

  • A fundraising pack bursting with hints and tips
  • A free Alzheimer’s Research UK running vest or t-shirt
  • Fundraising materials such as balloons, banners, stickers, collecting cans etc.
  • A dedicated fundraising team to offer help and support

If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact the fundraising team.

Volunteer for the Yorkshire Marathon

You don’t have to run to experience the fantastic atmosphere at the Yorkshire Marathon, why not volunteer as part of our Cheer Squads. We are looking for volunteers who are able to be part of our cheer stations along the route to whoop and cheer on our runners when they need it most. We’ll provide you with all the materials you require including banners, balloons, whistles, cheering sticks etc. to make you stand out in the crowd!