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Hackney Half Marathon

Date: Sunday 18th May 2025
Distance: 13.1 miles / 21 km
Location: Hackney, London
Minimum fundraising target: £350
Registration fee: £30

The 13.1 mile route will take you through Hackney’s vibrant streets and scenic green spaces, showcasing the borough’s diversity and creative spirit, finishing with panoramic views of the Olympic Park – all while you help us to fund vital human rights work with every step.

This half marathon event isn't just for runners - there’s the weekend-long Hackney Festival of Fitness for both supporters and participants on Hackney Marshes, which will include activities for all ages and abilities and will feature a market and open-air cinema. So bring along friends and family and make a weekend of it!

Sign Up for a Charity Place

Registration is now open for Team Amnesty Hackney Half 2025 charity places. Complete the registration form today to secure your place in the race with Amnesty International UK.

Already got your own place?

If you've already acquired a place in the event, join our team as an Own Place runner. There's no minimum fundraising target, just raise as much as you can. 

How we’ll support you

As a member of our team you’ll receive:

  • A personalised running vest or T-shirt 
  • A fundraising pack filled with advice and ideas
  • One to one fundraising and training support
  • Fundraising and event materials like collecting tins, posters, badges etc
  • Regular updates on the event and on our human rights successes
  • An experienced and dedicated Community and Events Fundraising team with loads of advice and support to offer

Signed up to run? Get fundraising

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Get in touch

If you have any questions or queries, contact our Community and Events Fundraising Team who will be able to provide you with further information. We will be more than happy to assist.