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Become a Heart Runner at the London Marathon 2014

British Heart Foundation

If you’d love to get involved and take part in next years London Marathon we’ve got great news as there are three places left for Asda colleagues to join over 35,000 other runners and take part in one of the most iconic running events in the world.

The event takes place on Sunday 13 April 2014 with a registration fee of £75 – to take part there is a minimum fundraising pledge of £2000.

By becoming a British Heart Foundation Heart Runner at the London Marathon you can help fight for every heartbeat. From the word go the British Heart Foundation will be on hand to provide all the support you need. When it comes to the big day, teams of cheerers will help put a spring in your step and get you across that finish line!

As a Heart Runner you will receive:

  • Heart Runners Welcome Pack
  • Running vest
  • Regular e-newsletters; including fundraising and training factsheets
  • Access to our experienced Heart Runners support team
  • Access to our world class running coaches and personalised training plan
  • Training days
  • Cheering points along the route
  • After Race Party for you and your supporters

Why become a heart runner?
Coronary heart disease is the UK’s single biggest killer. For over 50 years British Heart Foundation have pioneered research that’s transformed the lives of people living with heart and circulatory conditions. But so many people still need our help. From babies born with life-threatening heart problems, to the many Mums, Dads and Grandparents who survive a heart attack and endure the daily battles of heart failure.

How do I take part?
Complete the form below and tell us why you want to become a Heart Runner and how you would reach your minimum pledge of £2000. If your application is successful you will need to pay a £75 registration fee to confirm your place.

Posted in Green Room News on 20 November 2013