The Big Half

The Big Half is a new one day festival centred around the half marathon distance

About The Big Half

A brand new half marathon for 2018, from the organisers of the Virgin Money London Marathon. The route will start by Tower Bridge and finish by The Cutty Sark in Greenwich, including parts of the world famous London Marathon course.

Need a place?

Places for The Big Half are now closed.

Have your own place?

If you have been successful in securing your own place in The Big Half, then we would be delighted to have you on our team. There is no set minimum sponsorship, we simply ask you to raise what you can. To join the team please email

How we will support you

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

  • A welcome email with fundraising tips to help you get started
  • Free technical For Jimmy running vest
  • Fundraising support and encouragement from our dedicated team
For further information

For further information on the Big Half, please email