London Memory Walk Half Marathon

Date: Saturday 12 October 2019

Walk Details

Walk type:
Memory Walk Plus
Registration:
£15.00 (under 16s free)
Arrive from:
7.30am
Walk starts:
8am
Meeting point:

Southwark Park bandstand

Walk distance:
13.1 miles
Facilities:
  • refreshments
  • toilets

Register for this walk

We ask for your email address so we can update you on Memory Walk and share fundraising hints and tips. To register online you will need to provide an email address. If you do not have an email address please call us on 0300 330 5452 to register over the phone.

With every step you will help change the lives of people affected by dementia – now and in the future. Register yourself or a team, and start fundraising today!


Please note unfortunately we cannot accept under 16's for this event due to the challenging nature of the walk.

Whether you’ve taken part in a Memory Walk before or are looking for a brand new challenge, Memory Walk Half Marathon is for those wanting to go the extra mile for a world without dementia.

Sign up or join a team and pledge to raise £200 each to help defeat dementia today. Once registered, start your fundraising and smash your target! Every pound you raise will change the lives of people affected by dementia – now and in the future.

Please note, exact start times are to be confirmed.

Registrations close Thursday 3 October.

Signing up

What you'll get from us:

  • A training guide to help prepare for your Memory Walk Plus
  • A Memory Walk Plus t-shirt to wear on the day
  • An exciting welcome pack with helpful hints and tips
  • A finisher’s medal to celebrate your amazing achievement
  • Chip timing to track your walk time
  • Free lunch and refreshments at our walk checkpoint
  • Maps and route information
  • Regular updates from our team

Who will you walk with?

Train, walk and fundraise together at our London Memory Walk Marathon. Walking as part of a team is a great way to make the most of your challenge and share extra miles and extra memories together. If you create a team, your friends and family will be able to register individually using the team code and link sent in your welcome email. Please note Memory Walk Half Marathon is only suitable for walkers over the age of 16.

Fancy an even bigger challenge? You can sign up to our Marathon distance taking place on the same day

What to expect

The route is a half marathon distance (13.1 miles) which will take you from Southwark Park, along the south bank and north bank of the Thames, taking in the sights of the capital!

The route is on footpaths and pavements. Please note this route is a half marathon distance, so suitable footwear and a good level of fitness is essential. Please note all routes and distances are subject to change.

For more information about the route including what to bring on the day, our route guide will be available soon.

The route will start and finish at Southwark Park, where you can get ready for your Memory Walk Half Marathon in our walk village. Join fellow walkers who are all eager to go the extra mile, warm up and go! Before you set off take a moment to reflect on who you are walking for by leaving a message on the Memory Tree. Please note the event site is on grass.

How to get there

Memory Walk will start and finish at the north side of Southwark Park by the bandstand.

There is no dedicated event parking, please use public transport. Visit TFL for more information

Registration will close Thursday 3rd October 2019 and you will not be able to register at the event. So sign up now and get your team members to do so too!

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