Discover London's East End streets with vibrant street art and cheering spectators at Hackney Half, taking place on Sunday 22nd May 2022.
All participants receive access to our free training runs, race day entertainment, a finisher medal and rewards from our partners.
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Cruise down Mare Street through a carnival of sound, pass by the famous Town Hall, head through the historic Broadway Market, and then take in Hackney Wick, which is flush with vibrant street art. Explore green spaces including Haggerston and Downs Parks, cross over twelve canals and rivers, and enjoy a panoramic view of the Olympic Park.
Click to download the 2021 route map. The route map for Hackney Half 2022 will be released in the months leading up to race day.
Offer available exclusively to LimeLight Sports Club members includes Hackney Half race entry, free training runs, medal and race rewards. Membership sold separately – £3.98 (monthly payments, 12 month term) or £39.98 (annual payment).
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In an effort to reduce waste, we are encouraging participants to pick up their race pack ahead of the Hackney Half. Collection will be available during race week on the Hackney Marshes. Alternatively you can choose to have your race pack mailed to you in advance by post.
You can purchase race pack postage with your Hackney Half race entry during registration. Please note, it will not be possible to collect your race pack on the morning of the race.
No need for headphones! From the raucous, joyful spirit of jazz to the energetic and groovy compositions of brass bands, Hackney Half's extremely talented and diverse lineup of musicians will keep you motivated and inspired on route.
Make your miles count by raising vital funds for a cause that moves you
Once you cross the finish line, collect your much-deserved Hackney Half medal and race rewards from our partners before celebrating at the post-race festivities.
Collect your medal at the finish line as normal and your iTAB will arrive in the post a few days later engraved with your Name and Finish Time.
The iTAB fits perfectly into your specially designed medal and is a great way to celebrate and share your event journey. You can purchase an iTab with your Hackney Half race entry during registration.
Race against your work colleagues
Join our volunteer team for Hackney Half