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Sunday 22 April 2018 (All day)

Name of Event: Virgin Money London Marathon 2018 

Volunteer Role: Be part of one of the UK’s biggest sporting events and join Mencap at the London Marathon. Mencap have over 100 runners taking part in the London Marathon 2018. We want to give them that extra support to cross the finish line, and we want you to help us.

What will I be doing?

  • Cheering our runners
  • Waving flags
  • Making lots of noise with clappers and whistles
  • Thanking people for running and raising money for Mencap

When will I volunteer?

  • We need cheerers on Sunday 22 April.
  • There are 3-hour time slots, but you can stay and cheer as long as you like.
  • The time slots are between 10:00 to 17:00.
  • We have 3 cheer points where we need supporters: Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and Embankment.

When: Sunday 22 April with several timings and locations – we’d love to see you whatever your availability!

Where: Volunteers will be at one of four official Anthony Nolan cheer points at the heart of the action along the London Marathon route. All cheering points are on the pavement along the course and can be reached by London public transport. Travel expenses (London public travel zones 1-6) can be reimbursed.

Volunteer Places:100

To see all of our one-off volunteering opportunities, head to the VSU’s One-Off Volunteering Programme.