About the event

A great event to walk off the Christmas celebrations, and to kick start your New Year fitness regime! There are Full Marathon & Half Marathon options, both starting & finishing at The Oval Cricket Ground on Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 January, and take in
highlights of the Thames, its historic bridges, and many of the Capital’s key landmarks. Families are welcome, there’s a free winter bobble hat & neck buff, rest stops with snacks, with a special medal and hot food at the finish.

Whether it’s to enjoy an active day out with friends, or to maintain a New Year fitness regime – there’s a London Winter Walk for you!

Join our team to raise much needed funds.

Set yourself up for an active New Year!
The Full Marathon – 42km figure of 8 starting & finishing at the Oval Cricket Ground
The Half Marathon - 21km loop past Tower Bridge to Southwark Park 

Both start & finish at The Oval Cricket Ground near Vauxhall – and both are available on Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 January. This event is strictly walking only – so no jogging or running is allowed.

The details

Date: Sat 29 January - Sun 30 January 2022

Location: London
Cost: Half Marathon £7.50 or Full Marathon £10
Target: Half Marathon £155 Full Marathon £225 (Self funded options available)

Who are Rethink Mental Illness?

We’re Rethink Mental Illness and we’re on a mission to bring about meaningful change, through our services, groups and groundbreaking campaigns. We know, from our vast experience, that people severely affected by mental illness can have a good quality of life. With your support, we will make that possible.

How will your money support us?

Every penny you raise for us will help empower those severely affected by mental illness. Through our network of support groups, services and helplines, last year we reached: 


You can find out more about our work by visiting our vision and impact page

How we'll support you

  • Free Rethink Mental Illness t-shirt
  • Tips and advice on your trek
  • Support on your fundraising journey

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