The Big Half


4   Mar  2018





£25 entry fee and £200 fundraising target

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Join Team SportsAid!

Sign up now to secure one of just FIVE guaranteed SportsAid places in the brand new 2018 The Big Half event. The Big Half is a new half marathon event to the London Marathon events team, taking place in London. The Big Half race route starts by Tower Bridge. Runners will head to Canary Wharf, then come back along the Highway to cross Tower Bridge into the borough of Southwark as they head towards the finish at the Cutty Sark in Greenwich. You can download a map of The Big Half route here. Places are limited so if you're keen for a place then don't delay!

Why run for SportsAid?

Your support will play a big part in the success of British sport – helping our next generation of sports stars to compete at their best.
Many of Britain’s most successful athletes are SportsAid alumni: Sir Steve Redgrave, Paula Radcliffe MBE, Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson, Dame Kelly Holmes, Sir Chris Hoy, Rebecca Adlington OBE, Sir Bradley Wiggins, Christine Ohuruogu MBE, and many more. By raising money for SportsAid, you can help our heroes of the future reach the same heights.

Key details

  • Entry Fee: £25
  • Fundraising Pledge: £200

Our The Big Half package of support includes:

  • A free SportsAid running vest
  • Training tips and advice
  • Expert fundraising advice, ideas and support
  • A designated contact at SportsAid to help with any questions you have along the way and support you all the way to the finishing line

Have a ballot place?

You can join our team and access all of the benefits outlined above. There is no fundraising target, we just ask you to raise as much as you can! Email Grace Hughes on to join Team SportsAid.


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Danny Crates