The Hackney Half is back, accompanied by our Go Fit Yourself lineup of classes to get everyone moving. Don't miss the music and art, roaming entertainment, Hackney's finest bites and sips, and more.
Virgin Sport Hackney is a festival of fitness for every body. Spectators (or as we like to say, spectathletes) can take Go Fit Yourself bootcamp style classes led by London's leading fitness instructors, or chill out at one of our dedicated Fan Hubs. Once the hard work is done, it'll be time to celebrate just as hard with local food, flavours, beers, entertainment and more.
Below are the top three aspects of the Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon, as determined by athlete reviews.View full breakdown
My first time doing Hackney half and overall it was an enjoyable race, with a great crowd support - you can always rely on Londoners for this! The only complaint was the water stations - it was a warm run, and having the water in the paper cups was almost useless given it only he...Read full review
If you live outside London it can be tricky to get to this race via public transport as it’s a 9am start so driving is recommended where you can. Watch my race video https://youtu.be/KqH2UKGqFaA There is a massive race village & I mean massive. It&rsquo...Read full review
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