Big Half Marathon

The Vitality Big Half

Event Type Half Marathon
Date 1 March 2020
Location London
Registration Fee £20
Fundraising Target £350
Level Moderate

Following much of the world-famous London Marathon route in reverse, The Vitality Big Half is a community running festival for everyone, no matter your age, background or running ability.

Starting at Tower Bridge, you’ll follow in the footsteps of the world’s best runners, taking in some spectacular views as you cross the river and finishing by the Cutty Sark. 

Join the race. Beat dementia. Sign up this half marathon and change the lives of people affected by dementia!

Charity entries

We'd love to have you on team Alzheimer's Society. You'll be helping to change the lives of people affected by dementia. We will support you through every step of your journey.

Register your interest for 2021

Own place entries

If you already have your own place in The Vitality Big Half we’d love to have you on our team. We can help you prepare for the race, and send you a fundraising pack, training plan, running top and other helpful information for the big day!

Fill out our online form

When you run for us, you'll receive:

  • a support pack with fundraising help and materials
  • a free running top to wear on race day
  • detailed training guides for different abilities and personalised support from our experts 
  • access to a Facebook group where you can chat to other runners
  • support from our dedicated events team to help you smash your fundraising target

Join our cheer team

Not running? You can still do something incredible and make a difference to people affected by dementia.

Join our cheer team at The Vitality Big Half. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to support our runners on the course.

Sign up to join our cheer team

Contact us

If you have any other questions about this event please get in touch with our team on 0330 333 0804 or [email protected]

We know that fundraising can be just as challenging as the event, but we’ll be here to support you every step of the way. 

When you sign up to run for us, you will receive a support pack with tips and advice to help you with your fundraising, allowing you to make a difference to people living with dementia. 

How your money helps

Every penny you raise for Alzheimer’s Society helps provide vital support for people affected by dementia.

Find out how your fundraising helps 

Fundraising page

Kick-start your fundraising by setting up a fundraising page. You can easily share your page with your friends, family and colleagues on social media and email. 

With your page your fundraising money is  automatically sent to us, Gift Aid collected, and your sponsors thanked.

Set up a fundraising page

Paying in your fundraising money

You can easily pay in your money online, by phone or cheque.

Make a payment

Promote your fundraising

We have tips and advice on how to spread the word about your fundraising. Inspire your friends, colleagues and local community to support you.

Get advice on promoting your event