Join Team Brighton today

Team Brighton is made up of amazing people who give it their all to bring the Brighton Marathon Weekend to life.

Being a part of the team is an amazing experience, helping to support thousands of runners and spectators at one of the biggest events for the city, and the UK’s second largest marathon.

To join the team, you’ll be enthusiastic, friendly, helpful and committed.

Registration is now open. View the video below for a taste of what it’s like to join #TeamBrighton.

Event Weekend Roles

There are a number of ways you, your friends, loved ones and colleagues can be a part of the Brighton Marathon Weekend with Team Brighton.

Click the button below for a full list of event weekend opportunities to choose from.


Group Opportunities

We are looking for a number of groups to join us across the Brighton Marathon Weekend for 2018, so whether you are a group of colleagues, friends or from a sports club – we would love to hear from you!

There are a variety of opportunities to choose from (some will depend on availability), including water stations, crossing points, marshalling areas of the Course, areas at the Start, Finish and Event Village – all for varying sized groups from 10 up to 50 people.

Please email Laura with your name, details of your group, where you are from and the number of people in your group. Please also include an indication of the area you and your team would like to support with. We will be in touch with further details and will endeavour to find a volunteer spot in your desired location, based on the size of your group.

Medical Team Opportunities

We are looking for a number of medical professionals to join the Brighton Marathon Weekend 2018 – please follow the link below to find our more information and details for how to sign up.


Massage Team Opportunities

In amongst our Event Village, runners have the chance to seek advice and treatment both pre and post their race in our Preparatory and Recover Area. It is here that we are looking for a wonderful team of volunteer masseurs to join us and be on hand to provide that support for the 15,000 who will be embarking on their 10k or marathon challenge.

If you are keen to join our team of Volunteer Masseurs across the Brighton Marathon Weekend, registration will open here soon. Once signed up, we will be in touch to provide you with further details.

Location: The Start, Preston Park and The Finish, Madeira Drive
When: Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April
Shifts: AM and PM shifts available on each day


Volunteer Instructions

Volunteer Instructions are available to read online.

It is important that you read these, as they contain crucial advice and information you may need to put into practice whilst volunteering at the event.

(Your individual role briefs will be sent to you directly closer to the event.)


Volunteer Briefing

We will be holding a Team Brighton Briefing Evening on 22nd March, to welcome you to the event and provide you with some helpful information about your role.

Date: 22nd March, 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Venue: Clarendon Centre at Church Christ of The King, 47 New England Street, Brighton, BN1 4GQ

We will provide you with lots of key information, tips and advice to ensure that you are fully prepared for your role and the Event Weekend! The evening is the perfect opportunity to meet your fellow Team Brighton members as well as the Event Team behind the scenes, who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have!

This briefing will be the most important gathering of volunteers before Event Weekend – we hope to see lots of you there! Please RSVP to let us know if you are able join.

Thank you

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