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Berlin Marathon

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You can be a part of Team #BrainResearch 2020 BMW Berlin Marathon by either securing a place through the Public Ballot, or by running on one of our Charity Places.

Why run for us?

We want to give you the best possible marathon experience – so you have a marathon to remember whilst helping to raise funds for vital neurological research.

We support our amazing team of runners with:

  • a special Team #BrainResearch Training and Fundraising Pack
  • access to expert training advice
  • fundraising support from our dedicated team of fundraisers
  • regular emails to keep you motivated and informed
  • a specially commissioned Brain Research UK Running Vest

How to get a place in the marathon

Through the organiser’s Public Ballot

Details about the public ballot for the 2020 Berlin Marathon are available on the Berlin Marathon website. If you are unsuccessful or decide not to apply though ballot please contact us about a Brain Research UK Charity Place.

Apply for a Brain Research UK Charity Place

We have charity places in the 2020 Berlin Marathon. To apply, please complete our application form. We will consider a range of factors when allocating our places: personal reasons for taking part, fundraising targets and plans, as well as taking into consideration the order applicants have applied in.

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Alternatively, contact our team by emailing  or calling 020 7404 9982