Register interest in becoming a 2022 Marshal

Register to become a marshal at the 2022 Boston UK Marathon on 18th April 2022 by completing and submitting the form below. Please quit and reload the form when submitting multiple registrations. The notes after the form will help you to complete the process.

or  telephone.... 
01205 871090 or 07810186939
or email....
NB: Refresh web page to submit another form
Volunteer's Briefing PDF Due Soon
1. Marshal information

View the Marshal Liaison Briefing  PDF for details about the roles of marshals and the Covid19 safety measures. Use the link above "Volunteers Briefing PDF"

Below you will find a map of the route with the water stations. Connected junctions are colour coded to their water station. A second map indicates the opening and closing time of the water stations.  A spreadsheet lists the positions available and shows the What3Words belonging to each position. Lines greyed out are taken.


Choose the position you would like to man. Once you have registered using the form above, Sue Durrant our marshal coordinator will acknowledge your registration. You will then receive emails nearer the time of the event with further information. Please keep an eye on your inbox and spam for emails from

How to find the water station or junction marshal positions.

Refer to the spreadsheet to establish the What3Words then search the 3 words on the What3Words website or app. This will show the exact position and how to navigate to it from wherever you are.

Go to What3Words website
How to use What3Words 
2. Map of water station
3. Marshal Spreadsheet
4. Medic/First Aider
See Volunteer Briefing PDF at top of page

At each water station a medic/ + first aider is needed. Please indicate on the registration form if you hold a current first aid certificate in line 4.

5a) The role of the Lead Marshal (one needed at each water station)
See Volunteer Briefing PDF at top of page

Responsible for the radios

Completing incident forms

Responsible for the marshals on the nearby junctions

5b) The role of the Marshal
See Volunteer Briefing PDF at top of page

Safety Officer

Directing runners


Monitoring rubbish collection

Providing information to runners and spectators

6) Data Protection

Please also indicate by answering Yes or No whether you agree to Boston Marathon Committee storing your personal details for the purpose of organising the annual marathon, for instance we may need to contact you regarding any changed instructions. Please understand that these details will not be published on our website and will not be shared. If you answer No details will not be held after race day however if you would like to be invited for the role of Marshal in 2022 then please answer Yes for your information to be retained (yes does not mean you are automatically entered for the role next year).

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