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Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon

Virgin Sport

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Hackney Marshes, Homerton Road, London, E9 5PF, United Kingdom

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Open for Registration

Distance Date
5K ?

5.00KM

Run

May 15, 2021
Half Marathon ?

21.10KM

Run

May 16, 2021

Overview

Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon is a Road Running event taking place in Hackney Marshes, London, E9 5PF, United Kingdom.

The event offering 2 distance options.

  • Half Marathon (Adult race)
    • Running: 21.1 KM
  • 5K (Adult race)
    • Running: 5.00 KM


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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon, as determined by athlete reviews.

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4.73
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Local Support
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4.67
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Registration Process
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4.55
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Marshal Supervision
All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star 4.21
2019 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.40
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Latest Reviews

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Reviewed 3 months ago

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Not too sure what I thought of this race to be honest.Course: it is a good well marshalled course through the streets of East London and once out of the starting area in the park, legs could be stretched to take advantage of the open roads. But was it worth the money? Not too sur...Read full review

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Jennifer Tong
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Reviewed 1 year ago

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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

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Reviews (44)

All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star 4.2
2019 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.4
Race Organisation Rating
Logistics
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Registration Process
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Race Briefing
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Value For Money
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Quality of Aid Stations
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Environmentally Friendly
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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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Marshal Supervision
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 average for this event is 

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