The 2018 Virgin Sport Festival of Fitness will see over 30,000 runners, supporters and spectators taking to the streets for the Hackney Half Marathon onSunday 20 May. Additionally, there will be hundreds of places available in the hourly free fitness classes and thousands of attendees soaking up the festival atmosphere on the iconic Hackney Marshes.
Hackney Half Marathon discount for local residents
The route takes runners past Hackney Downs, Hackney Empire, Broadway Market, Victoria Park and the London Stadium. It’s a half marathon like no other, with a buzzing route including bands and DJs at every mile, roaring crowds, and community spirit at every turn to carry participants to the finish line- writes hackney.gov.uk.
Hackney resident discounts
£40 per ticket(£5-9 off the advertised price depending when you sign up).
Sign up online and usepromotional code:VSHRESIDENT.
Virgin Sport reserves the right to ask for proof of address.
50% offthe advertised price.
Emailyour student ID and proof of Hackney address to [email protected].
People in receipt of benefits
50% offthe advertised price by emailing proof of benefits and Hackney address to [email protected].
To be eligible for a 50% discount you must be a resident of Hackney and, at the time of purchase of your entry, in receipt of one or more of the following benefits:
- council tax reduction
- housing benefit
- incapacity benefit / employment support allowance
- job seekers allowance
- pension credit (guaranteed element)
- working tax credit.
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