47th BMW

27 September 2020

How it works

  • Pick a charity from the list of official charity partners below
  • Click the register button and fill out your details to apply for a charity place
  • Your charity will be in touch to let you know if your application was successful
  • Discuss your fundraising target with your charity and start raising money for a great cause!

If you have any more questions please contact Realbuzz Group

Brain Research UK

Contact Helen on 0207 404 9982

Every minute, someone in the UK will be diagnosed with a neurological condition. Run for Brain Research UK and help fund research to improve the lives of those affected by brain conditions.

National Literacy Trust

Contact Laura Hyde, Fundraising and Events Manager on 020 7820 6254

We help to transform lives through literacy. Join #TeamLiteracy and help transform the life stories of disadvantaged children in the UK, by giving them the literacy skills they need to succeed in life.

Cats Protection

Contact Fundraising events team on 01825 741 960

Pancreatic Cancer UK

Contact Caitlin & The Events Team on 0203 535 7090

Pancreatic cancer is the deadliest common cancer. 1 in 4 people diagnosed won’t survive for a month. Join us and help change the future of pancreatic cancer through research, campaign and patient support.

Royal Voluntary Service

Contact Eleri Bateman on 0800 731 9197

Royal Voluntary Service inspires and enables people to give their time by volunteering to meet the needs of the day, in hospitals and in local communities.


Contact The Events Team on 0300 999 3887

We're Mind, the mental health charity. We're here to make sure no one has to face a mental health problem alone. We won't give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets support and respect.

The Brain Tumour Charity

Contact Sarah Moore on 01252 237867

The Brain Tumour Charity is at the forefront of the fight to defeat brain cancer and helps the lives of people with a brain tumour and their families.

Woodlands Hospice

Contact Woodlands Events on 0151 529 2299

Woodlands Hospice is committed to delivering the best possible practice and development of Specialist Palliative Care. We honour people’s right to dignity and respect at whatever stage of their illness.


Contact Mel Parker on 01242 530007

WellChild is the national charity giving seriously ill children the best chance to thrive - at home with their families.

The National Brain Appeal

Contact Alexis Gebbie on 020 3448 4724

The National Brain Appeal helps to provide much-needed funds to support The National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery and the UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology – together known as Queen Square. This is one of the world’s leading centres for the diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with neurological and neuromuscular conditions. These include stroke, multiple sclerosis, brain cancer, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, and dementia.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Contact Luan Roberts on 020 7841 3642

JDRF, the world's leading type 1 diabetes charity, drives world-class research to treat, prevent and cure this condition.

Anthony Nolan

Contact Rebecca Wells on 0303 303 3000

Anthony Nolan is the charity that makes lifesaving connections between people with blood cancer and incredible strangers ready to donate their stem cells. We’re saving lives right now. Three lives a day, in fact. But we can’t do it without your support. Without you, there is no cure.

Prostate Cancer UK

Contact Vicky Richardson on 0203 310 7034

One man dies every 45 minutes of prostate cancer in the UK but it doesn't have to be this way. Our team believe men are worth fighting for and by running and fundraising with us you can stop prostate cancer being a killer. It’s your marathon, and you can make your place count by joining our team.

Crohn's & Colitis UK

Contact The Events Team on 01727 734485

We are fighting to achieve a better quality of life for the 300,000 people in the UK suffering physically and emotionally from Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis and other forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Ultimately, we want to find a cure.

MS Society

Contact The Events Team on 0300 500 8084

We’re the MS Society. We understand what life’s like with MS. And we’re driving research into more – and better – treatments. Together, we are strong enough to stop MS.

Stroke Association

Contact Hannah Richards on 02079401351

The Stroke Association are working for a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need.

Save the Children

Contact the Events Team on 020 7012 6400

Join Team Save in the Berlin Marathon and help to support us working alongside children, supporters and partners to build a better world. Run for us today and help every child reach their full potential.

The Christie charity

Contact The sporting events team on 0161 446 3400

The Christie is the largest single site cancer centre in Europe, treating more than 44,000 patients a year, and The Christie charity provides funding for enhanced services over and above what the NHS funds to continue the excellent care, treatment and research provided at The Christie.


Contact Events Team on 020 7233 9696

Join Team Whizz-Kidz and change the lives of young people with disabilities. With the right wheelchair comes independence and confidence. Go the distance. Be the difference.

The Institute of Cancer Research

Contact the ICR Sports team on 020 7153 5397

One of the world's most influential cancer research organisations, with an outstanding record of achievement.

Parkinson's UK

Contact Events Team on 020 7963 9305

Every hour, two people in the UK are told they have Parkinson's. As the UK's Parkinson's support and research charity we're leading the work to find a cure, and we're closer than ever.

St Barnabas Hospice

Contact Mike Pastor – Challenge Fundraiser on 01522 540 300

Every year we support more than 10,500 people across Lincolnshire affected by a life-limiting or terminal condition. We deliver free, high quality, compassionate end-of-life care and support to patients, their families and carers.

Help for Heroes

Contact Help for Heroes Events Team on 01725 514 106

Join Team Help for Heroes and help wounded veterans and those still serving to recover and get on with their lives. We give them, and their loved ones physical, psychological, career, financial and welfare support for as long as they need it.


Contact Lizzie Griffiths on 0207 793 2232

Macmillan Cancer Support

Contact The Running Team on 0300 1000 200

Join team Macmillan and you can make a difference to the 2.5 million people living with cancer in the UK.

Spinal Injuries Association

Contact The Team on 01908 604 191

Join SIA in one of the world’s most prestigious Marathons, against the backdrop of one of Europe’s most stunning cities.

Ambitious about Autism

Contact Events Team on 020 8815 5431

Don’t miss out on your chance to be a part of something incredible whilst also raising crucial funds to help make the ordinary possible for children and young people with autism.

Breast Cancer Now

Contact Anna on 0207 025 2483

Join #TeamNow today and run to raise money for life-saving breast cancer research.

CLIC Sargent

Contact Jade Clarke on 0300 330 0803

Today, 12 more children and young people will hear the devastating news that they have cancer. From diagnosis, CLIC Sargent’s specialist care teams will step in, ready to help, support and guide.

Alzheimers Society

Contact Hannah on 0330 333 0804

Dementia devastates lives. One in three children born today will develop it in their lifetime and too many people face it alone. Until the day we find a cure, Alzheimer’s Society will be there for anyone affected by dementia.

Street Child

Contact the challenge team on 02076147696

We are Street Child. Every child deserves the chance to go to school and learn. Street Child believes that achieving universal basic education is the single greatest step that can be taken towards the elimination of global poverty.


Contact the Events Team on 02079235507

3 children in every classroom have a diagnosable mental health problem. We’re Place2Be, and we improve children's mental health by providing in-school support. Join us and together we can reach a time when no child has to face mental health problems alone.

Children with Cancer UK

Contact Alice Hargreaves on 020 7430 7788

Join our team for the Berlin Marathon 2020 and help us keep more families together!

Rethink Mental Illness

Contact Events Team on 020 7840 3040

Help us to support people living with mental illness by taking on the fastest, flattest marathon of them all. Begin an amazing journey today by securing a place in our Berlin Marathon team in 2020.

Sands, the stillbirth and neonatal death charity

Contact the Events Team on 0203 987 6092

Sands is the stillbirth and neonatal death charity. We operate throughout the UK, supporting anyone affected by the death of a baby, working to improve the care bereaved parents receive, and promoting research to reduce the loss of babies’ lives.


Contact Beth Cox on 0344 515 1190

Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through our advice, support and legal services. And we campaign to make sure that, one day, no one will have to turn to us for help.

Claire House Children's Hospice

Contact The Events Team on 0151 343 0883

Against Breast Cancer

Contact The Team on 01235 534211

Prostate Cancer UK

Contact Vicky Richardson on 0203 310 7034

Alzheimer's Research UK

Contact the fundraising team on 0300 111 5777

British Heart Foundation

Contact Heart Runners Support Team on 0300 456 8355

The Salvation Army

Contact The Events Team on 020 7367 4819

Brain Research UK

Contact Helen on 0207 404 9982

Alzheimers Society

Contact Hannah on 0330 333 0804

Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation

Contact Sporting Events Team on 0333 323 7200

Orchid, Fighting Male Cancer

Contact Events Team on 020 3745 7317


Contact the Events Team on 0203 772 9720

Penny Appeal

Contact Haroon Mota on 07714249215

Cancer Research UK

Contact The Sports Team on 0300 123 5461

The Eve Appeal

Contact Becky Griffiths on 020 7605 0109

Spinal Research

Contact Robin on 02076538935

National Autistic Society

Contact Events Team on 0808 800 1050

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity

Contact The Team on 020 7463 9297

Walkabout Foundation

Contact Yana on 0207 581 36 80

The Mental Health Foundation

Contact Matthew Hickey on 020 7803 1123

Prostate Cancer UK

Contact Vicky Richardson on 0203 310 7034