The UK's flattest major marathon, with huge support on route.
One of Europe's Most Popular - 25,000 runners of all abilities
Relay Options - Split the 26.2 miles up in a team of two or four
T-Shirt & Chunky Medal - A fitting medal for your efforts, plus other treats
The Manchester Marathon is one of the UK’s premier running events, famous for its fast, flat and friendly route.
We pride ourselves on welcoming all to take on our 26.2 mile challenge, from some of the world’s greatest elite runners, to those who thought completing a marathon would never be possible. Many regular runners find this the ideal event to get a personal best time, whilst everybody finds the incredible Mancunian support throughout the course unforgettable.
Thousands of people of all abilities will be at the 2021 event on Sunday 10 October.