London Landmarks Half Marathon

Date:
Add to Calendar 2021-05-23 00:00:00 2021-05-23 00:00:00 London Landmarks Half Marathon Run for WaterAid in this fantastic London half marathon, which begins on Pall Mall and celebrates London's wonderful culture and heritage. Pall Mall, London WaterAid UK [email protected] Europe/London public
Where:
Pall Mall, London
Distance:
Half Marathon (13.1 miles)
Minimum sponsorship:
£350
Registration fee:
£40
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London Landmarks Half Marathon Image WaterAid/ Billy Barraclough

Event information

Run for WaterAid in this fantastic London half marathon, which begins on Pall Mall and celebrates London's wonderful culture and heritage.

Runners and spectators will discover London’s hidden secrets, and mile markers will reveal quirky facts, from London’s biggest grasshopper to where the bowler hat was created.

Map of the London Landmarks Half Marathon route, starting at Pall Mall and ending by Downing Street.

When you cross the finish line you’ll achieve more than just your goal, you’ll be helping us to reach ours too: clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene for everyone, everywhere by 2030.

Join Team WaterAid today

It feels amazing knowing that a little bit of effort running an event can change someone’s life. And WaterAid were always there to support me all the way.
Craig Holliday

What you'll get from us

To help support all our runners in the lead up to race day we’ve teamed up with the company RunningWithUs to provide you with a special training package. As a member of our team you’ll receive:

  • A bespoke training plan – suitable for your level of experience
  • Email helpline – ask a coach or physio your training, race, nutrition or injury questions
  • Twitter and Facebook ask-the-coach services and webinar sessions
  • A WaterAid running vest or technical t-shirt

We also provide a fundraising pack to help you meet your targets, fundraising and event resources like balloons, collecting tins and banners (upon request) and regular newsletters with support and advice from our dedicated WaterAid events team.

If you have a question or would like to chat about joining Team WaterAid please get in touch.

FAQs

I have my own place in this event, how can I join Team WaterAid?

Congrats on securing your own place – we'd love to have you on board!

To join Team WaterAid you can either pop us an email at [email protected] to let us know you’d like to join our team, or you can set up an online fundraising page on JustGiving. They'll tell us you’re fundraising for WaterAid and we’ll get in touch to say thank you and send you a fundraising pack.

I’m taking part in this event for WaterAid, how can I get a WaterAid top or cycling jersey to wear on the day?

If you’ve registered for a charity place or got your own place in any of our events, you'll receive your very own WaterAid running vest a few weeks before the race.

If you're taking on a different event for WaterAid and would like us to send you a vest or jersey, please contact us at [email protected].

What training advice and support do you provide?

We've teamed up with leading sport and training coaches RunningwithUs to provide expert training plans, tips and advice.

We have bespoke training plans, put together by RunningwithUs, and you'll get direct access to the expertise of our professional coaches. Whether you’re brand new to running or a seasoned cyclist, we have a training plan to help you. If you have any specific training questions, you can contact RunningwithUs directly by emailing [email protected]

How much do I need to fundraise?

If you get a place on the WaterAid team we ask that you commit to raising £350. It might sound like a lot, but we'll be on hand with loads of tips and support to help you reach it - you'll get there in no time!

If you have your own place and decide to run for WaterAid, there's no minimum sponsorship amount.

I’m stuck for fundraising ideas. Can you help?

You’ve come to the right place! Check out some great fundraising ideas and inspirational stories.

Once you’ve registered for an event, we’ll also send you a fundraising guide as part of your welcome pack. This has lots of great fundraising tips to get you off to a flying start.

How do I pay in my fundraising?

If you've raised money on JustGiving or VirginMoneyGiving, your job is done! All the online donations made to your fundraising page are automatically transferred over to WaterAid and allocated to your total.

If you've raised money offline, you can pay your money in online, or send in your fundraising by making a bank transfer, sending us a cheque, or paying in your money over the phone.

If you’re making a bank transfer please use the following details:

WaterAid Current Account
Barclays Bank PLC
Sort code: 20-65-82
Account number: 20422746

If you’re sending in a cheque, please make it payable to WaterAid and send it to:

WaterAid
6th floor
20 Canada Square
London
E14 5NN

Please also fill in a donation form with your name and details of your fundraising, and send it in to us. Otherwise we won’t know that the money is from you, and we won’t be able to thank you for your fundraising!

If you want to pay your money in over the phone, give us a call on 020 7793 4594.

I have an injury and now I can't take part in the event I signed up for. What should I do?

We're really sorry to hear that – please contact our events team at [email protected] to let us know you won’t be taking part.

Contact us

Have a question about the event you've signed up to? Or do you need some help choosing your next challenge?

Contact Bob in our Events team and he’ll be happy to help.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 020 7793 4594

You can also join the WaterAid Events Facebook group to get answers to any questions you may have.

Bob from the events team, who you can contact about London Landmarks
WaterAid/Billy Barraclough