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The Big Half

Key information

Date: 10 March 2019
Reg fee: £20
Fundraising: £280
Distance: 13.1 miles
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Back for the second year. Join 20,000 runners on this fantastic half marathon starting at Tower Bridge and taking in the best sights of East London before finishing by the Cutty Sark in Greenwich. Take a look at the route here.

Once you've conquered your run you can enjoy The Big Festival, a unique festival that embraces all that the wonderful city of London has to offer. Your family and your friends are invited to join you in the beautiful setting of Greenwich where you will be able to enjoy food from around the world and the best young music acts from around the capital.

Why should you join Team Action?

As part of the team you will receive excellent support before, during and after the race. We will provide you with:

  • your very own high-quality branded running vest
  • top training advice
  • noisy cheering parties to help you round the course
  • full fundraising support from your dedicated running team
  • fundraising incentives

Check out The Big Half website for more info!

The event fundraising partner for the Vitality Big Half is Virgin Money Giving. It’s quick and easy to set up a Virgin Money page for your fundraising, just go to and click ‘create your page’. Register or sign in and then search the event: Vitality Big Half 2019 and choose Action Medical Research as your charity of choice.

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