Ty Hafan

run the virgin money london marathon

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

Date: Postponed until Sunday 3 October 2021

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 2021 Virgin Money 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 (please note, the hospice is currently closed to all visitors due to the pandemic) 
  • Tŷ Hafan branded materials to support you with your fundraising
  • an invite to a post event celebration 
  • race day cheering squad

here's how you can get involved!

gold bond charity spaces

Our gold bond charity applications for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon have now been allocated. Thank you to everyone who took the time to apply and congratulations to David Bailyes, Leigh Meacham, Emma Bounds, Neil Lloyd and Andrew Jones. Good luck with your training!

If you would like to register your interest for one of our gold bond charity spaces in 2021 then please email events@tyhafan.org or call 02929 532 260 for more information.

2020 ballot entries

The public ballot entry system for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon is now closed. 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 2019 running champions

A huge thank you to our 2019 team of running champions. Together they have raised just over £15,000 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 they got crafty making medals in our play room followed by a tour of the Hospice and gardens.

 A huge thank you to our 2019 gold bond runners who were: Paul Cope, Daniel Curtis, Michael Henson, Sarah Miles, Greg Murdoch and Andrew Phillips

And to our own place runners who were: Simon Coombes, Brenda Evans, David Jasper, Stephen King, Robert Lewis and Alun Morgan

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.