TIME AND PLACE:
@ Hackney Marshes, Homerton Road, Hackney, London E9 5PF
Already one of the top ten half marathons in the country, Vitality Run Hackney is the freshest half marathon in the capital! This is a flat, fast half marathon that shows off Hackney and its many green spaces as well as the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Now in its third year, Vitality Run Hackney Half Marathon has firmly marked its position as one of the top ten half marathons in the UK attracting over 13,000 runners in 2015.
Hackney knows how to party! And you too can join the carnival – as the streets are lined with supporters and live entertainment punctuates the route to lift you across the finish line! Lace up, for a flat run through Hackney and the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
The Half Marathon starts in Hackney Marshes and takes you on a flat, fast route through Hackney and into Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Breeze your way past the famous Hackney Empire. Pick up the pace at Broadway Market. Stretch your legs alongside London Fields. Finally, catch your breath and follow in the footsteps of legends through the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
- A single lap run through the heart of Hackney
- Start/Finish in Hackney Marshes
- Race starts at 9am
- See Hackney! Hackney Empire, Broadway Market, London Fields
- Follow in the footsteps of legends through Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park taking in the Stadium, Copper Box and Velodrome
— Vitality Run Hackney (@RunHackney) 3 April 2016