Ty Hafan

run the virgin london marathon

london marathon

Join team Hafan for one of the most iconic races in the world and help raise money to support our life-changing services

Whether you're interested in one of our charity spaces or have received a space in the ballot we would love for you to support Tŷ Hafan at the 2019 Virgin London Marathon. We will give you all the help, support and encouragement you need and as part of our promise to you we will offer you:

  • fundraising support from the moment you accept a place
  • up to date communications including training and race day information
  • a super stylish Tŷ Hafan running vest
  • a tour of the hospice and invite to our christmas pantomime with the chance to meet other runners
  • Tŷ Hafan branded materials to support you with your fundraising
  • an invite to a post event celebration here at the hospice
  • race day cheering squad

here's how you can get involved!

Our Tŷ Hafan gold bond charity spaces

Applications for the 2019 London Marathon are now closed.  Thank you to everyone who applied for a place and congratulations to: Paul Cope, Daniel Curtis, Andrew Phillips, Michael Henson, Sarah MIles and Greg Murdoch who were successful in receiving a gold bond place.  We would also like to thank Simon Coombes, Stephen King, Alun Morgan, David Jasper, Robert Lewis and Brenda Evans who have gained a place through the ballot and will be supporting Tŷ Hafan.

To register your interest for one of our gold bond places in 2020 please email james.dhale@tyhafan.org 

2020 ballot entries

The public ballot entry system for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon will most likely open around the end of April and is usually open for five days. For more information about the ballot and to apply please visit the London Marathon website. Results of the ballot are usually announced in early October. If you're lucky enough to gain a place and would like to run for Tŷ Hafan then please get in touch to let us know.

our 2018 running champions

A huge thank you to our 2018 team of Tŷ Hafan champions. Together they have raised a staggering £25,057.81 which can do so much to support life-limited children and their families in Wales. We had a fantastic time at our celebration event in June where we decorated our very own medals and did an honorary lap of the hospice.

London & Newport Thank You Event

 A huge thank you to our gold bond runners: David Cannon, Bobby Brain, Michael Bobbett, Vince Evans,Justin Thomas, Helen Showdery

And to our own place runners: Sarah Shone, David Willis, Angharad Ball, Angharad Smith and Lucy Jones


fundraising toolkit

We have a fantastic fundraising toolkit that features fundraising ideas and a step-by-step guide on how you can fundraise for tŷ hafan, take a look.