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Welcome to The Vitality Big Half Media Resources page

The Vitality Big Half is a new event and will take place for the first time on Sunday 4 March 2018.

Created by London Marathon Events Ltd, in partnership with Sported, The Vitality Big Half is a new one day festival centred around the half marathon distance, which aims to be truly global and uniquely local in a celebration of the wonderful cultural diversity of the great city of London.

Up to 15,000 people will participate in events that include:

  • The Vitality Big Half: a half marathon starting at Tower Bridge and finishing in Greenwich, passing through the boroughs of Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Lewisham and Greenwich
  • The Little Half: a relay and other events over different distances of The Vitality Big Half course for participants of all ages and abilities
  • The Vitality Big Half Festival: a celebration of London’s diverse culture, food and music which will take place throughout the day in Greenwich

A media factsheet with full information about The Vitality Big Half is available to download below.

Media Accreditation

The online system to apply for media accreditation for The Vitality Big Half is now open. Please fill in the application form via the link below.

The closing date for applications is 17:00 on Thursday 22 February. Accreditation confirmations will be sent out during the week commencing 26 February 2018.

Route Map

You can download a Vitality Big Half route map below.

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For more information, please contact The Vitality Big Half Press Office via email: media@londonmarathonevents.co.uk