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Marathon March

The Marathon March is a 26.2 mile walk that takes place every October, with Palace fans taking on the challenge to show their support for young south Londoners.

Sign up to the 2021 Marathon March here

Join Palace for Life for the 5th Anniversary Marathon March!

Celebrate our 5th Anniversary Marathon March and take part in the 26.2 mile walk around our home of south London, with a brand-new route for 2021.

Taking place on Saturday 9th October 2021 and starting and finishing at Selhurst Park, we will end with a lap of the pitch before a Palace party at the ground!

The marathon-length walk will be running for its fifth year, and we want to make it our biggest and best event yet. Every year the Marathon March brings together Palace fans, legends and supporters. The social event is open to anyone, and is non-competitive, where the primary aim is to raise money for Palace for Life.

All participants will receive a Marathon March T-Shirt, a finishers medal, and for the first time this year, training programmes leading up to the event; created by Palace fan and personal trainer, Beulah Pickles.

The four previous years of the Marathon March have seen Palace fans raise over £350,000 for the Foundation, directly supporting our work with vulnerable young people in south London.

All participants are asked to pay a registration fee of £25 (£20 for half route, £10 under 18s) and to commit to raising a minimum of £300 each in sponsorship.

To sign up to the 2021 Marathon March, click HERE.

If you wish to fundraise as a family or a group we will ask you to commit to the below pledges:

  • Group of four = £600
  • Group of five = £750
  • Group of six = £900
  • Group of 7+ = £1,000

Contact the fundraising team (fundraising@palaceforlife.org) to let us know if you are fundraising as a group or if you have any other queries.

Sign up to the 2021 Marathon March, HERE.

You can see our Marathon March 2020 fundraising Roll of Honour HERE.



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