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It’s time to celebrate… Manchester-style! Join us for a spectacular running celebration in the heart of Manchester, as we celebrate 20 years of the AJ Bell Great Manchester Run. The event has always been a celebration of all that is great about Manchester and this year’s landmark 20th event promises to be the most special yet. To echo the event’s renowned start line anthem, quite simply, This Is The One!
Whether you take on the 10k or Half Marathon challenge, you’ll line up on the iconic Portland Street start line and feel the goosebumps as you and 25,000 other runners follow the famous route, pass Manchester landmarks and set your sights on Deansgate for a grandstand finish. With live music and entertainment zones at every turn, roaring charity cheering squads, plus the incredible local support who line the streets to cheer you on, it’ll be a party from start to finish. Expect amazing anthems, huge support, city pride and millions of pounds raised for great causes – come and be a part of something special on Sunday 21 May.