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29/09 – 02/10

London Marathon Running Show



Wed 29th Sept – Sat 2nd Oct


ExCel London

Available Roles

Runner Welcome / Registration Team


Min x8 hour shifts available on all days


£12.15ph (£10.85 + £1.30 holiday pay)


No – camping is not available



Where and what

The UK’s biggest running show returns in 2021, taking place at ExCeL over the four days leading up to the Virgin Money London Marathon race on Sunday 3 October.

All 50,000 runners taking part in the 2021 race will visit the show as the final step of their registration for the marathon. The show attracts the biggest brands in the running, health and fitness industry and alongside an entertaining and informative stage show, it promises to be an inspiring event for all runners!

The role

We are looking for an exceptional customer service focused team to join our crew at the London Marathon Show! You will be one of the first points of call when runners arrive at the event & will be responsible for the successful registration of runners, along with their race number allocation. 

Your core responsibilities are:

  • Epic customer service
  • Welcome team support
  • Runner registration using laptop / I-pad
  • Troubleshooting

Shifts and arrival

Wed 29th Sept: 9am – 8pm (arrival is 30 mins before your first shift for a team briefing)

Thu 30th Sept: 10am – 8pm

Fri 1st Oct: 10am – 8pm

Sat 2nd Oct: 8:30am – 5:30pm

Skills and Experience

  • You must have previous customer service, stewarding or similar experience
  • Enthusiastic, polite and super confident
  • A loud voice will be handy
  • A good level of spoken English
  • A love of working with people!

Candidate requirements

  • You must be a UK resident or have the right to work in the UK
  • You must be able to provide at least two references from previous employers

How to apply

Please click the ‘apply now’ button on this page to fill out an application form. As well as letting us know that you’re interested in this event, you’ll also be able to tell us if you’re interested in any other events.

Please Contact Us if you have any questions.

Important Info

🚌 Travel – please use public transport where possible, there is parking available but it is INCREDIBLY expensive and we cannot offer you staff parking at this event. There are tubes located near to the ExCeL centre. 

⛺ Accommodation – there is no accommodation provided at this event.

🥪 Food – Please bring your own lunch & extra snacks for your breaks. You can buy food at the ExCeL, but it’s very expensive!

💧 Water bottleswe minimise our use of single use plastic, this includes plastic water bottles. So please make sure that you bring a reusable water bottle or invest in one if you haven’t already – they’re great!

👕 PPE – Full appropriate PPE  will be made available to you. Should you prefer to wear your own face mask, you are more than welcome to so long as it is smart and does not have any logos on it.

👕 Dress code – Please wear black jeans or trousers, a black t-shirt or shirt. You should be provided with an event t-shirt for the duration of the event.

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