Run Hackney Half Marathon


30 April 2017

All Day

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Hackney knows how to party!

Vitality Run Hackney Half Marathon has firmly marked its position as one of the top ten half marathons in the UK. Join the carnival as the streets are lined with supporters and live entertainment punctuates the route lifting you across the finish line! 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.

Looking for a place?

Registration £35

Fundraising target £300

Entries for the Vitality Run Hackney Half Marathon are not yet available but you can register your interest to be the first to hear when entry opens. If you have any questions about the event, or about joining TeamPoppyFactory, then email or call 020 8940 3305

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Already got a place?

If you have your own place in Vitality Run 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 please get in touch by emailing

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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