Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon

  • Hackney, London Map
  • 30 April 2017
  • 13.1 miles
  • Registration Fee: £19
  • Sponsorship pledge: £279
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Why do the Virgin Sport Hackney Half with Shelter?

All our charity runners receive the very best support from us, including:

  • a technical Shelter running top
  • expert fundraising and training advice
  • a welcome boost en route from our amazing Shelter cheerers
  • refreshments and a free leg massage at our post-race reception.

Run Hackney Half Marathon is back! But this year it’ll be bigger than ever, as Virgin Sport take the reins for their first Festival of Sport.

Join Team Shelter in 2017 for this flat and fresh 13.1-mile run round east London – from Hackney Marshes, past the iconic Hackney Empire, Victoria Park and Olympic Stadium.

The incredible Hackney community support and electric atmosphere make this race second to none. Starting and finishing at a Festival of Sport on Hackney Marshes; with live music, dancing, free yoga and fitness bootcamps.

How to enter

To sign up for a charity place with Team Shelter, just fill out the entry form below and pay your £19 registration fee. You’ll be committing to raise a minimum of £279.

Why do the Virgin Sport Hackney Half with Shelter?

120 families in England become homeless every day. With your support, we can keep offering free advice and support to people facing homelessness. We want to make sure no one has to take on the fight alone. Your sponsorship pledge makes a huge difference to those in housing need.

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