Run a half!

Article Ellie Moss Jan 30, 2013

Fancy a new challenge to work towards? Kickstart your running by committing to a half marathon this year

A scurry of squirrels from all over the UK stormed central London on Monday in a bid to be the first to enter the ballot for the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon. The ballot opened on Monday at and will stay open for entries until Wednesday 6 February.

The Royal Parks Half is an annual event and this year takes place on 6 October in Hyde Park, London. It's a great experience and runners can expect beautiful scenery, a great atmosphere and a fantastic food and fitness festival at the finish!

This year they've also increased the entry to a whopping 16,000, but places go quickly – so if you're keen don't delay, enter the ballot today!

Head to to bag yourself a place.