Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon


30 April 2017

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Run your way through vibrant East London on flat and fast city streets. The cheering crowds will carry you past the Hackney Downs, Hackney Empire, Broadway Market, Victoria Park, and the London Stadium. Just like the borough, this route brings the spirit.

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Looking for a place?

Registration £35

Fundraising target £300

Our guaranteed charity places in the Hackney Half Marathon are now available and you can sign up for your place online. If you have any questions about joining TeamPoppyFactory, then email or call 020 8939 1822.

Already got a place?

If you have your own place in Hackney Half Marathon then we’d love to welcome you to TeamPoppyFactory! You’ll get all of the same benefits as any of our event participants and all we ask is that you raise as much as you can to help support disabled veterans back into meaningful employment.

If you have already secured your own place and would like to join TeamPoppyFactory then complete our own place form and we’ll be in touch to welcome you to the team.

I have my own place

Why should I join TeamPoppyFactory?

The Poppy Factory is the country’s leading employment charity for veterans with health conditions or impairments. We provide bespoke opportunities and ongoing employment support for hundreds of disabled veterans around the country.

Sign up to join TeamPoppyFactory and you’ll be helping us to support disabled veterans into meaningful, rewarding and sustainable employment. Having valiantly served their country, we think they deserve it.

From training tips to fundraising ideas we’ll be on hand to support TeamPoppyFactory every step of the way. When you first sign up you’ll receive your very own fundraising support pack, as well as regular communications and support from the team to get you ready for your challenge and help you make the most of your experience!

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If you are veteran with a disability we can help you find a job

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