Project 1K is now closed, but check out what it’s all about below.

Project 1K will provide 1,000 runners with the opportunity to experience a truly unforgettable year of running with adidas City Runs.

In addition to discounted entry into all four adidas City Runs, Project 1K runners will receive an exclusive black & gold Project 1K tech tee and a bespoke gold medal at the Islington Half & 10K on Sunday November 15.


What Project 1K Runners Receive

Four Incredible Events

Four epic events, including the first Islington Half/10K.

Reduced Entry Prices

Project 1K isn’t just great fun, it’s great value too!


Get your hands on an exclusive Gold Project 1K medal.


Project 1K runners receive an exclusive t-shirt at Islington.

Project 1K FAQs


Will Project 1K runners start at the front of the race?

Due to demand, we have expanded the availability of our event series option from 500 to 1,000 runners. For operational reasons, this means that Project 1K runners won’t be starting at the front of each event.

Will Project 1K runners still receive a t-shirt for each event?

Yes! Project 1K runners will receive (and must wear) each event specific t-shirt which will be sent to them in advance of each event.

When will Project 1K runners receive their gold medal & exclusive series t-shirt?

All Project 1K runners will receive their gold medal and exclusive series t-shirt after the final run in the series – Islington Half and 10K!