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Great Manchester Run
Manchester, M2 5DB
Sunday 06 Sep 20 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Due to the Coronavirus crisis, unfortunately many of our events have had to be cancelled or postponed for the foreseeable future.
The Great Manchester Run has been postponed until Sunday 6th September 2020. For more information please visit the event organiser’s website.
The Great Manchester Run is not only the North West’s most popular running event, it’s the biggest 10km run in Europe!
The Junior and Mini Run kickstart the weekend of sport in Manchester.
With live bands, music and enthusiastic crowds cheering you on, a brilliant day is in store. Take your pick from incredible 10k and half marathon routes through the city centre and run in support of your local children’s hospice Francis House.
We are looking for supporters of all abilities to take part, whether it’s your very first run or your fiftieth! Take on the challenge for fun, to get fit or in memory of a loved one.
An unforgettable atmosphere awaits you along the route, passing by favourite Manchester landmarks such as Old Trafford, The Imperial War Museum North and Beetham Tower.
Want to take part?
There are two ways you can sign up for the Great Manchester Run; see below for information on each option.
Whichever way you register, we’ll be with you every step of the way. Our Fundraising Team will offer tips and guidance, plus materials including a free Francis House t-shirt, sponsorship forms, collection buckets, balloons and flags.
We’ll also be there for you on the day in the ‘Charity Village’ helping you celebrate your achievement once you’ve crossed the finish line.
Register for one of our charity places
Register online for one of our charity places by clicking the button below, or download a copy of the form below. Our charity places are offered at a discounted registration fee of £25 for the 10k route, or £30 for the half marathon route.
There is no minimum fundraising target, but please do try to raise as much as you can in sponsorship from your family and friends!
Register through the Great Manchester Run website
Alternatively you can register online through the Great Manchester Run website – www.greatrun.org/great-manchester-run . The registration fee is £39 for the 10k and £46 for the half marathon. Don’t forget to click Francis House when you are asked which charity you would like to support.
More about event location
Albert Square, Manchester, UKGet directions