Silverstone Half Marathon - 2 March 2014
Click here to let us know if you already have your place in the race. Once you register we can send you your free running vest and any fundraising materials you need. This requires no minimum sponsorship—just raise as much as you can!
About the race
The Adidas Silverstone Half Marathon takes place at the historic Silverstone motor racing circuit. Whether you are attempting your first half marathon, or using this event as a training run for the London Marathon, this race is for you. The run starts at 12 noon so there’s plenty of time to arrive and make your way to the start.
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How Tommy's will support you
Whether you run with your own place, or a Tommy's guaranteed place, you'll get first class care!
- fundraising support, materials, ideas and tips
- a dedicated contact at Tommy's, who will give you one to one support all the way
- huge cheers on the day from our Tommy's cheering team
- a top quality breathable running vest
- an online community so you can chat to other Tommy's runners
- cheering sticks to give your supporters for race day.
What our runners say about us
'I have become increasingly aware of how brilliant Tommy's is and the truly special work you guys do. You are real heroes. Thanks so much for giving me this amazing opportunity and supporting us all the way.' - Dr Ruth Bryne
'Its great to be representing Tommy's—a fantastic charity—and wonderful to have had such marvellous assistance, communication, and encouragement from the team at Tommy's' - Martin Firth
'I just wanted to thankyou and the team at Tommy's for all the support you have provided. You have been really firendly and helpful; it was a real privilege to run for such a worthy cause. The Tommy's team in the crowd were amazing - a real boost when I needed it at the end' - Alex Dulewicz
'Thank you so much for the support, it has been an amazing experience. I have run for various other charities and none of them have offered the support that Tommy's have. Thank you so much' - Mark Richardson
'It was a brilliant day, but made better with your encouragement and organisation in the preceeding months' - Derran Llewellyn
For more information about running for Tommy's please contact Jane on 020 7398 3450 or email her at email@example.com.
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Our cheering stations
We have cheering stations at this race. Details will be uploaded to this page and emailed to Tommy's runners closer to the event.
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Download your training guides
Half marathon training guide
This guide will help you prepare and train for your half marathon, including advice on what clothes to wear, food to eat and exercises to do.
Beginners half marathon training plan
This training plan provides an exercise timetable for those new to half marathons.
Intermediate marathon training plan
This training plan provides an exercise timetable for those with some experience in half marathons.
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Fundraising hints and tips
Your friends and family will probably sponsor you once you've set up your fundraising page, but to raise the maximum amount of money for our life-saving work, you could also think about organising a pub quiz, having a raffle or asking a local school to run a non-uniform day...
Can I have a raffle?
What do I put on posters?
...and other frequently
At school, at work, at
home... lots of ideas
to get you started...
How to get publicity for
your race... from radio
TEN TOP TIPS
Budgets, advertising and dates... ten top tips for
running a successful event
Set up your personal
fundraising page here and start raising money!
Making your money grow and how to send money in..
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