Yorkshire Marathon Run for us at the Yorkshire Marathon - 8 October 2017 Described by the Daily Mirror as the “number one alternative to London”, the Yorkshire Marathon is understandably a popular run. The event beautifully showcases what York has to offer, taking in iconic sights like York Minster, as well as picturesque countryside views. Want to sign up for a guaranteed place with Family Fund? Great! We’d love to have you on the team. All we ask is that you donate £30 to help cover the costs of your place, and then pledge to raise a minimum of £200. Sign up here. Already got a place at the Yorkshire Marathon and want to join our team? Thank you for choosing to support Family Fund. Please let us know you’ve got a place and we’ll help you set up your fundraising page and send you a Family Fund running vest. If you’d like to fundraise for us but don’t want to take part in a run, take a look at our Fundraising Ideas to see what else you could do to help.