Hackney Half Marathon 2020


Hackney Half Marathon 2020

Join us

Run 13.1 miles through roaring crowds and take in the streets of East London. With free race photos, free yoga, free bootcamp and music on the Marshes, it will be lights, camera, action.

How do I get a place?

There are two ways you can enter the Hackney Half:

Macmillan Charity Place

Free to register! We would love to have you join our team We ask you to pledge a minimum sponsorship of £300 To apply, simply click the ‘Get a place’ button and complete our online application form.

Your Own Place

Public entry is now open! To register just visit the Virgin Sport website. If you are successful in securing a place through the race organisers then we would love to have you running for Team Macmillan. Just click the ‘I have my own place’ button and fill out the registration form. There’s no minimum pledge, just raise as much as you can!

Kick start your fundraising

Set up your JustGiving Page today.

Why be part of the Green Team?

As part of Team Macmillan, we’ll make sure you have:

  • Free technical Team Macmillan running top with personalised name letters
  • Fundraising guide and resources
  • Regular e-newsletters keeping you in the loop in the lead up to race day
  • The loudest and most supportive cheerers on the course

Most importantly we will provide you with a reason to put in those months of training and fundraising, because you know that your efforts are going towards improving the lives of people living with cancer in the UK today.

For full terms and conditions click here.

I have my own placeIf you’ve already registered and want to support people living with cancer
Get a placeWe ask for a minimum sponsorship pledge of £300. There is no registration fee

'The feeling you get from being on the finishing line – it’s indescribable really.'

Alice, Team Macmillan

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Organise your own event

Get your plans rolling. We've got advice, support, materials and fundraisers who'd love to help you create a great event.

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Go your own way

If you would like to take on a challenge for Macmillan which isn't in our listed events, no problem! Tell us which one you're doing and we'll send you a fundraising pack.

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Help with fundraising

From fundraising resources and ideas to online fundraising tips and information about paying in your donations. We'll help you raise as much as possible for Macmillan.

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Training Zone

Find training, nutrition and kit advice for whichever type of event you are doing.