Great Manchester Run Half Marathon

Woman representing Independent Age reaches the finish line of the Manchester Half Marathon

In this event you will see the amazing sights that Manchester has to offer including both of its iconic football stadiums. Soak up the Mancunian spirit as you take part and experience great entertainment along the route.


Sunday 26 May 2024

Registration fee


Sponsorship target


How will we support you?

You’ll receive fantastic support from our friendly team from the moment you sign up until you cross that finish line.
We’ll provide you with:

  • An Independent Age technical running vest to wear on race day.
  • A well-deserved certificate, totalling the amazing amount you raise for us
  • Fundraising and training support from our dedicated Events Officer
  • Cheer points and support along the route.

For more information about our events, call our Events Officer on 020 7605 4229 or email

I have my own place

If you already have your own place in the Great Manchester Run, we’d love to have you on the team! You’ll receive all the same support as our charity place runners. You’ll have no registration fee or fundraising target, but we’ll help you raise as much as you can. Call our Events Officer on 020 7605 4229 or email