Brighton Marathon Volunteers
London Marathon Events
Brighton Marathon Weekend will return for 2024 on the 6 and 7 April! The weekend is made up of the Brighton Miles event on Saturday 6 April and the BM10K and Brighton Marathon on Sunday 7 April.
Brighton marathon is the UK's third largest marathon and, not to mention, the most picturesque. The flat course makes it perfect for runners looking for a quicker race. The 26.2 mile course takes in Brighton's most iconic sights and includes a stunning seafront finish.
We have shifts available for you to volunteer across both days and you would be joining a team of 1,200 volunteers to provide amazing support in roles including start marshals, course marshals, medal distribution, baggage collection and wayfinding.
You can sign up to view and apply for available shifts on this website.
- Able to communicate effectively
- Positive mental attitude
- Pubic facing skills
- Works well in a team
- Good common sense.
In exchange for volunteering at the event, you will receive:
- Volunteer kit, which you can keep after the event
- Lunch while on shift
- A digital volunteer certificate.
You will also be entered into a ballot for a chance to
secure yourself a free entry into the 2025 Brighton Marathon!
When do I need to be available?
Where does this role take place?
- Advice and Information
- General Helping
- Litter Picking
- Local Events
- One-off Activity
- Practical Skills
- Sorting and organising items
- Sports Volunteering
- Supporting Charities
- Supporting People and Befriending
Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
Health and Safety
Insurance Cover for Volunteers
Suitable for 13 - 16 years
Suitable for 16 - 18 years
We are able to accept volunteers in a group who are aged 16+ but for every 10 volunteers under 18 there must be one responsible adult who stays with them at all times. We are able to provide our age policy where applicable.
Suitable for a group of volunteers
Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
Support on Offer
This role is adaptable for different abilities
Volunteers will receive a briefing document, an online briefing ahead of the event (if required for their role) and an in-person briefing on the day of their shift.