Only 5 Guts UK places remaining for the 2019 Vitality Big Half marathon!

26th November 2018

Never participated in a marathon race before? Why not do your first half? The Vitality Big Half marathon will take place Sunday 10th March 2019 and will be an amazing opportunity to set yourself a personal challenge and raise money for a charity you are passionate about!

This may be the perfect opportunity for you to get fit in the new year and burn off those mince pies over Christmas. The health benefits of training for a marathon include increasing your strength and stamina, lowering blood pressure and reducing stress. Take this as a chance to reinvent yourself in the new year!

You’ll run a scenic 13.1-mile course through the London boroughs of Greenwich, Lewisham, Southwark and Tower Hamlets with some of the worlds best athletes. Fancy more? How about the The Vitality Big Festival in Greenwich Park? This free festival will have live music from a range of artists, some of London’s best food stalls and plenty of fun activities for children.

General entries for the 2019 Vitality Big Half marathon have now sold-out! To participate you must now secure a charity place. Guts UK has only 5 of these places remaining. Please be quick if you would like to enter as these places are allocated on a first come first served basis!

If you would like to apply please complete the application form below and email it to: info@gutscharity.org.uk

The deadline for this is: 31/01/2019

Please note that we would like our runners to raise a minimum of £200 in sponsorship, the registration fee is just £10 and will include a Guts UK running vest.

Sir Mo Farah celebrates winning the Vitality Big Half and performs the ‘Mobot’. The Vitality Big Half, Sunday 4th March 2018.
Photo: Jed Leicester for The Vitality Big Half
For further information: media@londonmarathonevents.co.uk

 

Read more posts...

Support Guts UK whilst shopping ’til you drop

If you often shop online, you can raise money for Guts UK whilst purchasing from your favourite retailers by using easyfundraising and Amazon Smile. “EVERY LITTLE HELPS” Our supporters to date have already raised over...

14th June 2019

Healthy Eating Week 2019

British Nutrition Foundation Healthy Eating Week is a dedicated week in the year (10-14th June 2019) to encourage organisations across the UK including workplaces, universities, and schools to focus on healthy eating and drinking, physical...

10th June 2019

Interview with dietitian: Chloe Adams

As part of Dietitians Week 2019, Guts UK interviewed supporter, former dietitian and current Policy Officer at the British Dietetic Association – Chloe Adams. Having seen the impact that digestive disorders can have on people’s...

7th June 2019

Are we more constipated than we think?

Credit @BBC – to read the full article, click here Doctors and the public are at odds over the symptoms of constipation, leaving some people without the advice or treatment they need, researchers say. Researchers...

6th June 2019

Celebrating Dietitians Week 2019

This week, Guts UK are supporting the British Association of Dietitians to build the general public’s knowledge and awareness surrounding ‘What Dietitians Do’ and how they can help you. This year’s emphasis aims to grow...

3rd June 2019

World Digestive Health Day 2019

Team Guts UK wish you a Happy World Digestive Health Day World Digestive Health Day is awaited with much excitement at Guts UK, as it sparks a global conversation surrounding gut health and diseases of...

29th May 2019