This one's for you Hackney! Get moving and join us 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! Route map coming soon.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the upcoming Hackney Moves festival weekend has been postponed. We hope to announce a new Autumn event date within the next 3 weeks.
The Hackney 5K will operate with multiple waves starting throughout the day, with a capacity of 2,000 entrants per wave. When registering please select the wave you'd like to participate in. If you'd like to run with friends then please ensure you enter the same wave - please note it will not be possible to switch to a different wave once registered.
RACE BIB PICK-UP
Please note that race bibs will need to be collected from our helpdesk at the festival village on Hackney Marshes, on either Friday 15th May or Saturday 16th May, before your race.
The collection point will be open at the following times:
Friday 15th May: 12:00 - 19:00 (all 5K waves can collect during these hours)
Saturday 16th May: If collecting your bib on race day, then you must collect at least one hour before the start of your wave. For example if you are in the 13:00 wave, then you must collect your bib before 12:00. Full details on bib collection will also be sent out via email nearer the event.