Take on the 2020 Vitality Big Half Marathon – London’s biggest community running festival in support of The Cure Parkinson’s Trust (CPT). Starting at Tower Bridge and finishing at the celebrated historic sailing ship Cutty Sark, the route takes runners through the boroughs of Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Lewisham and Greenwich. This fantastic inclusive event encourages first-time runners to take part no matter your age, background or running ability.

Ballot Place Runners 

The Vitality Big Half 2020 public ballot has now closed. If you have already secured a ballot place and would like to support our research by running for CPT, we would love to hear from you! Please contact Julia.

Charity Place Registration

To register your interest in a charity place, please fill out this form and we will respond to confirm your place. There is a £20 registration fee to take part in the 2020 Vitality Big Half and we ask for a minimum sponsorship target of £300 for all charity place runners (excluding Gift Aid). If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Julia.

Running for CPT

We truly appreciate the effort all of our runners put into fundraising for us. In return we will provide:

  • A CPT running vest (made from breathable fabric) and a wristband.
  • Letters to iron your name on to your running vest so that spectators know who you are and can cheer you on personally!
  • CPT fundraising materials including: collection buckets, posters and balloons to help with any fundraising events you might have alongside your challenge. 
  • A cheer point at the London Marathon at mile 13 and mile 22, where your friends and family can join us to support and cheer you on. 
  • You will be supported by a dedicated member of our team who will be on hand to offer you friendly and efficient support, by phone and e-mail, to help with any questions you may have.
  • The reassurance that the money you raise will be directed towards research in to treatments that have the potential to slow, stop and reverse Parkinson’s.

Need some fundraising tips? Please visit our fundraising page or drop Julia an email. 

For more information about the race please visit The Vitality Big Half website.