Cheerer Volunteers at the London Marathon 2021

Volunteer on the day with us

Volunteer with us at the 2024 TCS London Marathon

We’re proud to be the 2024 TCS London Marathon Charity of the Year, and you can be part of it!

Join us as a cheer volunteer, helping to play an important role in making our #TeamSamaritans runners feel valued and supported when running for Samaritans. You’ll help us to be the loudest and the proudest along the course, whilst creating a memorable experience for our runners.

You’ll be representing Samaritans at the most iconic marathon in the world and have a prime viewing point along the course.

To be part of this unique experience we ask that you are

  • Full of enthusiasm and energy and keen to give our runners a unique experience
  • A people person who enjoys being part of a team and is comfortable being in a busy crowded environment
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Over 18 and able to make your own way to the event at your own expense

Volunteer with us on marathon day

Become a cheer volunteer with Samaritans, and help us to create the best experience for our dedicated London Marathon runners.

Sign up to be a volunteer

"Samaritans Cheerers are important members of our London Marathon team. Our Cheerers provide a welcome lift and a much needed injection of energy and remind you why running to support the Samaritan mission is so important."

Dave the Running Telephone

Samaritans Running Phone, Dave Lock at the 2023 TCS London Marathon. Image Credit Anthony Upton

Dave the Running Telephone. Image credit Anthony Upton.

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