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Royal Parks half marathon

Got a ballot space in the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon 2016 on Sunday 9 October? We'd love to support you!

The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon takes place each October, starting and finishing in the stunning Hyde Park. Over 16,000 runners take part in the 13.1 mile route through Central London, taking in the spectacular sites of the capital and the beautiful Royal Parks.

If you have your own ballot space please give us a call on 020 3033 1725 or email We can send you a fundraising pack and personalised running vest!

Age UK do not have charity places in the Royal Parks Half Marathon 2016.

Why run for Age UK?

We believe that we can help everyone to make the most of later life. We do this by inspiring, supporting and enabling older people in a number of ways.

Find out more about what we do.

1.6 million older people live in poverty and 900,000 of these people live in severe poverty

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