It's back for its 15th year and Key 103 will one again be there taking part and cheering you on!
You can be a part of Manchester’s greatest weekend of running at the Simplyheath Great Manchester Run.
Featuring the world famous 10k and brand NEW half marathon on Sunday 28th May with Junior and Mini events taking place on Saturday 27th May 2017.
If you’re looking for an event where you can experience a true Manchester welcome – this event is for you! Whether it’s your home city, work place, student digs or you’re just visiting for a while, the event is open to all abilities.
With thousands of runners taking to the city centre streets the route takes in the views of Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium, the award-winning Imperial War Museum and The Lowry. You will also pass the famous cobbles of Coronation Street’s new set. Perhaps the most significant landmark will be Beetham Tower, the 47-storey skyscraper which almost marks the finish line for you!
The home crowds, spectators and loved ones will keep you going along the way – and not to mention the amazing bands on the run and charity cheering points along the course. You’ll be buzzing and smiling all the way to the finish line where you will receive your very own medal and technical t-shirt to show off your achievement.
Whether you take on the 10k or the half marathon it’s a great way to raise money for charity, get together as a team or as a goal to work towards.
So what are you waiting for? Entries are open so be fast to secure your place in Manchester’s biggest city centre running event.