Take on the Vitality Big Half Marathon

London’s favourite half marathon is back next spring boasting a fun, iconic route with social distancing measures in place to ensure everyone can feel safe as we blow off the cobwebs of 2020!

Created by the organisers of the legendary London Marathon, The Big Half is perfect for first timers or achieving a PB, with a stunning 13.1-mile course starting on the north side of the River Thames in Tower Hamlets, winding through Southwark and Lewisham to a spectacular finish at the Cutty Sark in Greenwich.

Entries are now open and here’s how you can get your finisher’s medal in the 2021 The Big Half:

  1. Own place: general entries have now closed. If you have already secured your place, please use it to run with us and raise what you can for Livability.
  2.  Charity place: apply for a guaranteed place in return for your place to raise £250 for Livability

As a member of #TeamLivability you will receive support with your training and fundraising every step of the way including:

  • #TeamLivability running vest or t-shirt
  • #TeamLivability Facebook group
  • Fundraising pack, materials, ideas and advice
  • Team newsletters to support and encourage you to your finish line
  • Events Team to answer any question you could ever have!

Livability is on the frontline of this pandemic, providing care, nursing, education and support to people with physical and mental disabilities who are the most vulnerable in this crisis.  Our services are a lifeline for those who use our services and for the NHS.

By running with #TeamLivability you can help ensure we keep the people we support and their carers safe enabling us to provide essential PPE, technology such as additional smartphones or tablets to help our residents stay connected with loved ones, and activities to protect wellbeing.

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