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We hope you find the information on these pages helpful. Our team is working tirelessly to provide up to date advice in relation to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic. Record numbers of people are now turning to NASS for support, and we hope to be here for everyone. Our helpline and advice service are only possible thanks to donations from people like you.

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London Marathon

Join Team NASS for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021

When: Where: London
Fundraising target: £2,000*

*This fundraising target is the guaranteed charity place – if you have your own place to run through the ballot, there are no minimum sponsorship targets, but you still get all the same great support from the NASS team! 

Join Team NASS and run the iconic Virgin Money London Marathon. NASS has one charity place available for this world-famous marathon in 2021. If you’d like to take on a challenge like no other and transforming axial SpA (AS) care in the UK, complete our expression of interest form below.

For our London Marathon place, we ask you to pledge to raise £2,000 to support our vital work. Every penny will help power our services, so that everyone living with axial SpA (AS) has somewhere to turn for expert advice and support, and aren’t alone with their condition. Plus, we’ll support you every step of the way with a NASS running vest, a welcome pack full of top fundraising and training tips, and support from the NASS fundraising team.

If you need any further information, please contact Laura or Jovhan at 


Virgin London Marathon Application Form 2021

    Please let us know if you are applying for a guaranteed charity place or if you have your own place.
  • Personal details

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Your running history

  • If you are successful with your application, we would like to send you a NASS running vest. Please let us know your size.
  • Why NASS?

    We love to share stories about our amazing fundraisers on our social media channels and in our newsletters. This helps awareness about axial SpA and our work. Please let us know if you would be keen to share your reasons for taking part in this incredible challenge for NASS.
  • Thank you

    Thank you for applying to join Team NASS. Applications for our charity place for the 2021 London Marathon close on 28th February and we will let you know the outcome of your application by mid-March 2021.
    Whilst fundraising in aid of NASS I will behave appropriately and respectfully. I will pay all funds raised to NASS no later than 1 month after the event. Due to Covid-19, I agree to respect and strictly follow government guidelines around outdoor exercise whilst training and maintain social distancing measures to ensure the safety of all people.