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Manchester Running Events

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MAY19
Great Manchester RunManchester, Greater Manchester, GB

For all athletic abilities, the great day of running will feature both the 10k and half marathon distances.
The internationally renowned 10k will be staged for the 16th time, with the day also including a half marathon in the heart of the city.
On a special day in the sporting calendar, the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run demonstrates the spirit, determination and togetherness of the city.
From the worlds greatest distance runners to the thousands of people raising money for a host of good causes, the streets of Manchester are taken over for a running party in Manchester!

The Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run is suitable for all athletic abilities, the great day of running will feature both the 10k and half marathon distances.
The internationally renowned 10k will be staged for the 16th time, with the day also including a half marathon in the heart of the city.
On a special day in the sporting calendar, the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run demonstrates the spirit, determination and togetherness of the city.
From the worlds greatest distance runners to the thousands of people raising money for a host of good causes, the streets of Manchester are taken over for a running party in Manchester!

£14 - £45
Half Marathon • 10k • Other
Great Manchester Run
DEC9
Wigan Christmas DashWigan, Greater Manchester, GB

Our 6th annual 5k Santa Fun Run is taking place in the fantastic Mesnes Park, Wigan.

On Sunday 9th December 2018 join hundreds of Santa's turning Mesnes Park red to complete the 5k dash route. Everyone taking part will receive a fantastic festive Santa suit to complete your 5k in, and entry also includes a Turkey sandwich, mince pie and mulled wine (water for the children) for all finishers.

What better way to spend Sunday 9th December than 'Dashing' around Mesnes Park dressed as Santa with festive Christmas music provided by Wish FM.

£20
5k
Wigan Christmas Dash
DEC9
Peak Raid 3 – Round 4Baslow, Derbyshire, GB

The PEAK RAID 3s all have a score format so you can make them as hard or as easy as you like. A specially produced colour, bagged map (approx. size A4) of the area with the checkpoints overprinted will be supplied at the start line. For each event there will be between 15 check points. They can be visited in any order and each will have a points value. The secret is to collect as many points as possible with in the time limit of 3 hours. This may be a few high values check points or many lower value controls. Each area is different so your strategy may need to change each time.

You can finish the events early but dont be late as youll lose points per minute or part minute you are late..

£16 - £19
Marathon
Peak Raid 3 – Round 4
DEC9
Tatton Yule YompKnutsford, GB

A great pre-Christmas event for all runners, including those seeking course PBs and winning positions, club and team entrants, novice and recreational runners. The 10K course is set in the beautiful surroundings of Tatton Park, across park trails with a fast finish on road.

10k • Other
Tatton Yule Yomp
DEC2
Percy Pud 10KSheffield, GB

South Yorkshire's most popular 10k, organised by Steel City Striders each year, takes place on the first Sunday in December along the picturesque Loxley Valley on the North West outskirts of Sheffield. The course is a slightly undulating, out and back one, with very few turns, making it ideal for people aiming to set a personal best.

10k
Percy Pud 10K
JAN27
Hunters 10kWalton-le-Dale, Lancashire, GB

10k

23 reviews
10k
Hunters 10k
JAN20
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Mast Race 10K – WinterBolton, GB

Welcome to the Time2Run Events online registration System for The Mast Race 10k Winter Run 20th Jan 2019. The Spring Event is the Reschedule of the Cancelled Jan Event Due to Snow. All 380 Entries have been moved to this date from January and put on the Start List. If you prefer to be transferred over to the 20th January 2019 event then please email [email protected]

£14 - £16
10k
Mast Race 10K – Winter
DEC26
Boxing Day 5K Road RaceHigher Hillgate, Stockport, Stockport, Greater Manchester, Sk13hd
5k
Boxing Day 5K Road Race
APR7
ASICS Greater Manchester MarathonStretford, Greater Manchester, GB

The ASICS Greater Manchester marathon in Trafford on the same super fast course that is the flattest marathon course in the UK and one of the flattest in the world.

For 2018, the race village will be at Emirates Old Trafford, the home of Lancashire Cricket Club and will be sited on the car park in front of the stadium. You will start the race just a short walk away on the A56 White City Roundabout and finish on Talbot Road outside Emirates Old Trafford. The venue change is in line with our growth plans for the event and now allows us to have an 8m wide finish giving you a spectacular finale to your great day.

Some highlights of the route:

- The flattest marathon course in the UK - flatter than London, Edinburgh, New York, Chicago and many others
- Perfect PB course
- The race village situated at Emirates Old Trafford, the home of Lancashire County Cricket Club, on the car park in front of the pavilion.
- The race will start on the A56 near the White City roundabout, a short walk from the race village at Emirates Old Trafford
- Awesome entertainment and support along the course - see the comments page to hear what our runners said
- The route will be held entirely on closed, main roads
- More of the route in Altrincham where the crowd support was amazing
- We have a new 8m wide finish outside Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire County Cricket Club (LCCC) on Talbot Road

At our 2017 event 86% of the top 50 recorded a PB or SB and 50% of the top 250 got a PB. This race is YOUR best chance to get a marathon PB!

Free
Marathon
ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon
DEC30
Ribble Valley 10k Road RaceClitheroe, Lancashire, GB

A classic, fast, traffic-free road race through the stunning Ribble Valley. From Roefield Leisure Centre, Edisford Bridge, Clitheroe. What better way to blow away the Xmas cobwebs!

£15 - £17
10k
Ribble Valley 10k Road Race
DEC1
Silkstone Shuffle – DecemberSilkstone, South Yorkshire, GB

A series of four off-road trail races of around 4.5 miles, from the Silkstone Sports Pavilion, Barnsley.

Other
Silkstone Shuffle – December
DEC1
Abney 5k Trail Run – DecemberCheadle, Greater Manchester, GB

A lovely, undulating 2 lap trail race in Abney Hall Park, starting outside the main Hall and finishing by the guide hut. Takes place on the first Saturday of each month.

5k
Abney 5k Trail Run – December
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