Register your interest NOW...
to run the London Marathon 2019 in Aid of BEARS 

All of BEARS Virgin Money London Marathon 2018 places have currently been allocated. We have now opened a waiting list for runners to register interest in running the Virgin Money London Marathon 2019 in Aid of BEARS.In 2019, BEARS places will be offered on a first come first served basis. Directly following the 2018 event, runners registered on our waiting list will be contacted, additional runners will also be invited to complete an application form and pay a £50.00 deposit. Places will only be confirmed upon receipt of a deposit payment. (If you are placed in the 2019 ballot and are fortunate enough to be successful in being offered a place, your £50 deposit will be refunded. All other deposits are non-refundable). Minimum Sponsorship to be raised for a BEARS Bond Place is £1,500To register your interest in the 2019 event please email or call Lisa on 07910 018874 

Have you applied through the Ballot for a 2018 own place?
Would you consider running For BEARS?

BEARS would love to hear from anyone who achieves a ballot place for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2018, when the ballot is drawn in October 2017, if you may wish to consider running in aid of BEARS Charity. As an own place runner you will NOT be required to achieve a minimum pledged amount, you can raise as much or as little as you wish. Once you are registered, you will receive a 'Welcome pack' which includes Training Tips, General Guidance, Fundraising Ideas, a BEARS Branded Water Bottle, a BEARS Branded Drawstring Bag and a BEARS Branded running top printed with your chosen name or phrase on the front.

Unsure if BEARS 
is the Charity you wish to
run for?

BEARS members are available 24/7, providing pre-hospital emergency care to injured and ill people throughout Essex. All of our Clinicians work voluntarily and the charity does not receive any statutory funding, therefore, we depend on supporters such as yourselves, to ensure that we can continue to save lives.If you would like any further information on our charity and the service that we provide, please use our contact form to get in touch, or Email

BEARS are seeking a Sponsor for our
London Marathon 2018 Team 

In preparation for the Virgin London Marathon 2018, BEARS are currently seeking sponsorship to fund our London Marathon Team Package, to enable us to support our team of runners further, in their training and fundraising efforts.The Sponsorship will fund:Production of the Runner Introduction/Welcome Pack.
Purchase and Printing of the teams Running Vests/T-shirts.
Branded water bottles and Drawstring kit bags for each runner.
Framed Participation Certificates for all team runners.
Participation Medals.
In return we will offer publicity/space within our Introduction/Welcome pack, a logo and link on BEARS website and in addition on a general BEARS promotional pull up banner, which will be displayed at community events throughout Essex in the future.

The cost to fully sponsor this project will be £1,000