Great Manchester Run

BRAND NEW HALF MARATHON DISTANCE FOR 2017! Well done to everyone who took part in this year’s Great Manchester Run 10k – you were brilliant! If you want to do it all again, on Sunday 28 May next year, entries are now open!

People taking part in the Great Manchester Run

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The Race Course for Great Manchester Run

We’d also like to announce the brand new Great Manchester Run Half Marathon, perfect for taking the next step on your running journey. The half marathon takes place on the same day as the 10k andENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN, but be quick as spaces are limited!

The running scene in Manchester just got even better!



Take a look at what the 2017 Great Manchester Run Half Marathon course has in store for you! 

It’s a fantastic 13.1 mile route taking in the Etihad Stadium, Old Trafford & the Mancunian Way. Don’t forget to share with your friends to get them involved too!



The start line is on Portland Street near the junction with Oxford Street. The finish system will remain in operation until all runners have crossed the line on Deansgate so all runners will receive their time and Finisher's Pack.

Event Location: Portland St, Manchester, M1

Charities & Sponsors

British Heart Foundation

Email Address: events@bhf.org.uk
Phone number: 0845 130 8663

Cancer Research UK

Email Address: sportsteam@cancer.org.uk
Phone number: 0300 123 5461

Christian Aid

Email Address: Not Provided
Phone number: Not Provided


Email Address: contact@mind.org.uk
Phone number: 02085 192122

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Email Address: charity.office@cmft.nhs.uk
Phone number: 0161 276 4522

The Christie Charity

Email Address: appeals@christies.org
Phone number: 0161 446 3988