Hackney Half Marathon

Discover East London's vibrancy and creative spirit with the festival of fitness with Virgin Sport Hackney!

The Hackney Half Marathon is back with its flat and fast course and this year is going to be even bigger and better, as it is accompanied by the Go Fit Yourself lineup of classes to get everyone moving.

"Loved the @virginsport #hackneyhalf today! The crowds and music are just awesome, lots of cheering and high fives all the way round” - Melanie McKay

Why fundraise for Covid Aid?

Covid Aid is the UK’s leading national charity dedicated to supporting all those significantly affected by Covid-19. We are here for people throughout the pandemic and beyond on issues including Long Covid, grief and bereavement, and pandemic-related trauma.

There are now more than two million people in the UK with Long Covid, and hundreds of thousands of families dealing with bereavement due to Covid-19 – with thousands more being affected every day.

In our first year we have supported more than 100,000 people – your donation will help us grow our awards-nominated Support Community and provide more courses, expert webinars, counselling, listening support, resource packs, and loads more help for those in urgent need.

If you have any questions about taking part in any of the events please get in touch.

Want to help? covid:aid is solely reliant on your donations to provide the best possible support to all those across the UK significantly affected by Covid-19.

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