Marathon Alert

The London Marathon ballot results were released earlier this week, and there’s a scramble for those seeking an alternative marathon to take on in 2022!

Virtual London Marathon

Breathing Matters has a few places left for the virtual London Marathon – you run on the same day, but at a place of your choice over 24 hours. You will feel just as involved as you get your own bib number, finisher’s medal and finishers T-shirt.  Email us at to secure your place.


Alternative Marathons

Our event partners, Run for Charity, have arranged extensions on their existing registration deadlines to give you as much choice as possible. 

Please see below a list of 10 marathons you could register for with these new registration deadlines:

  • Manchester Marathon – Friday 18th March 2022
  • Paris Marathon – Monday 21st March 2022
  • Brighton Marathon – Tuesday 22nd March 2022
  • Milton Keynes Marathon – Friday 25th March 2022
  • Barcelona Marathon – Friday 8th April 2022
  • Edinburgh Marathon – Saturday 21st May 2022
  • Brighton Trail Marathon – Saturday 21st May 2022
  • Yorkshire Marathon – Friday 5th August 2022
  • Amsterdam Marathon – Friday 12th August 2022
  • Chester Marathon – Friday 19th August 2022

You can register for all the above alternative marathons at:


All marathon places are £50 – plus a pledge to raise a minimum of £450 for Breathing Matters.

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