Hackney Half Marathon

Date: Sunday 19 May 2024 
Location: London

Join Team Battersea for this sell out event, come and see what the buzz is all about at the Hackney Half Marathon. The fantastic route showcases the historic Broadway Market and vibrant street art of East London. With live bands and entertainment throughout the course, this isn't just a race, it's a full-on festival.


Sign up today

By taking part in the Hackney Half Marathon, you'll be helping lost, abandoned and unwanted dogs and cats find the loving, new homes they need.

Register for a charity place

Join Team Battersea and take on a running event for rescue dogs and cats. Every step, minute and mile will help our animals to get the second chance and happy homes they deserve. The non-refundable registration fee for a Battersea charity place is £25 and we ask that you pledge to raise a minimum of £350.


If you have already secured your place for the Hackney Half Marathon, we would love for you to run on behalf of Battersea.


Why run for Battersea?

As a Battersea runner you will receive:

  • A Team Battersea running vest and Battersea shoelaces. 
  • Fundraising materials (if required) including collection box, balloons, banners. 
  • A fundraising guide with plenty of ideas to help you hit your target, and support from start to finish from our friendly fundraising team. 
  • Access to our Team Battersea Facebook group to meet other runners and share tips and advice 
  • Training guides with our top tips and advice.

If you have any questions please contact our Events team on 020 7627 7893 or email events@battersea.org.uk.