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How to follow The Vitality Big Half 2020

The Vitality Big Half 2020 takes place on Sunday 1 March and you can follow all the action as it happens.

Kenenisa Bekele, the 5000m and 10,000m world record holder, will go up against Lawrence Cherono, the 2019 Boston Marathon and Bank of America Chicago Marathon champion in the elite men’s race, while Lily Partridge heads up an elite women’s field full of British talent.

Paralympic great David Weir will also compete in the men’s wheelchair race ahead of the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon.

The mass race starts at 09:00, with coverage screened live from 08:45 to 12:40 on the BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website and on The Vitality Big Half Facebook page.

If you’re planning to watch friends or family as they take part in The Vitality Big Half, check out our Spectator Info page for lots of good advice on how to get around on the day.