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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the upcoming Hackney Moves festival weekend, including the Hackney Half Marathon, has been postponed. We hope to announce a new Autumn event date within the next 3 weeks. For regular updates, please check: virginsport.com/covid-19
15 - 17 May 2020
Hackney

Let's Move

Move silly or move serious over three epic days. Sweat with us at Hackney Moves, the UK’s largest outdoor fitness festival. Run to the carnival sounds at the Hackney 5K or let the roads of Hackney move you at the Hackney Half.

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Let's Move

Move silly or move serious over three epic days. Sweat with us at Hackney Moves, the UK’s largest outdoor fitness festival. Run to the carnival sounds at the Hackney 5K or let the roads of Hackney move you at the Hackney Half.

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WEEKEND SCHEDULE

The festival kicks off on Friday with race pack pickup in the Market on the Marshes. On Saturday there will be a multitude of sports and fitness activities including the free Hackney 5K and Hackney Schools’ Challenge for local primary school students. Hackney Moves is highlighted by the Hackney Half on Sunday. 

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Hackney Half

17 May

Move through East London in the 2020 Hackney Half. Entry includes free race photos, a medal, a technical NIKE finisher's tee, and a tote bag for all of your swag.

Hackney 5K

Free
16 May

This one's for you Hackney! Get moving and join us on Saturday 16 May for a 5K run. The event is free and open to everyone aged thirteen and above.

All 5K race finishers will receive an exclusive NIKE Dri-Fit technical t-shirt and medal. Runners will also get an official race time for that finish line feeling without having to run 13.1 miles.

All speeds welcome - sprinters, joggers, and walkers! 

Schools' Challenge

Free
16 May

The Hackney Schools' Challenge is a youth running initiative open to primary school children of all abilities. Students are encouraged to run at home or school in the lead up to the event and participate in the Hackney Moves weekend by running a one mile course which finishes on the Hackney Half finish line.

VOLUNTEER


Want a free place at one of our events? Sign up to volunteer!

Fundraise


Make your Hackney Half race count and run for one of our charity partners

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