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The Big Half

The Big Half Marathon

There isn’t just one reason to run the The Big Half, there are 600,000! That’s the number of people living with epilepsy in the UK right now. 

Run Details

When: Sunday 4 March 2018
Where: London, United Kingdom
Distance: 13.1 miles
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Registration fee: £30
Minimum Sponsorship pledge: £275

Thank you and well done to all the Epilepsy Action heroes who took part in this year's Big Half!

About The Big Half

A brand new half marathon for 2018, from the organisers of the Virgin Money London Marathon. The route starts by Tower Bridge and finishes by The Cutty Sark in Greenwich and includes parts of the world famous London Marathon course. Details for the 2019 event will appear on this page as soon as we have them. To receive an alert once places become available register your interest below.

Register my interest

How we will support you

We will support you every step of the way and all of our runners will receive:

  • A welcome pack full of fundraising tips to help you get started
  • Free technical Epilepsy Action running vest
  • Fundraising support and encouragement from our dedicated team
  • Exclusive access to our Epilepsy Action Heroes Facebook group
  • Optional supporters' cheering packs

For further information

For further information on the Big Half, please contact our events team on +44 (0)113 210 8824 or by emailing events@epilepsy.org.uk

Event Date: 
Sunday 29 May 2016 - 09:50

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Thanks for all your help yesterday Epilepsy Action! Was nice to see friendly faces as soon as I finished the run!

Submitted by Eamonn Borg-Neal on

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