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Vitality Reading Half Marathon

22 March 2015


This half marathon culminates in a stadium finish, making you feel like the true athlete you are.

Since 1983 the Vitality Reading Half Marathon has been drawing the crowds and now attracts 17,000 participants each year. Join us in this fantastic event that boasts a 15,000 supporter stadium finish!

About the event

Reading marathon
Runners enjoying the Reading Marathon

The race starts at Green Park and winds its way around the city centre before ending inside the fantastic Madjeski Stadium for a packed supporter finish, which is a moment not to be missed.

The day also features a wheelchair half marathon and the Green Park Challenge 3km fun run.

How to register

Entry to the event has now closed.

If you have already purchased your own place for the 2015 event from the event organisers, we'd love you to join our team. Just simply fill out the form and we will send you your fundraising pack in the post.

All of our runners will receive:

  • a digital welcome pack full of tips, advice and fundraising materials

  • unlimited support from a dedicated fundraising team

  • a complimentary charity running vest

  • cheering points along the route for your family and friends

Photo gallery

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the 2014 event. Over 100 dedicated supporters took to the streets of Reading and battled the rain to complete the challenge and raise an incredible amount of money for Great Ormond Street Hopsital. Thank you so much for all your amazing support.

Take a look at our photo gallery and be inspired to take part in 2015.

If you can't see the gallery, please view it on Flickr.

More information

Visit our very own Training Zone for access to route planners, calculators, your own personal trainer and the chance to interact with other runners.

Email the Challenge events team or call 020 7239 3164.

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity use a company called The Active Network to register for this event and they will be processing your data on behalf of the Charity. As this is an external company please ensure that you read and are satisfied with their privacy policy http://www.activenetwork.com/information/privacy-policy

I have my own place

Event details

Date: 22 March 2015
Location: Reading    
Distance: 13.1 miles

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