Run the Manchester Half or Full Marathon

Voted the UK’s Best Marathon two years in a row, the Manchester Marathon is famous for being one of the flattest and friendliest races in the country.

Run the Manchester Half or Full Marathon

With its superfast route, Manchester is perfect both for first-timers and for experienced marathon runners looking to set a new personal best.

This highly popular race takes runners on an exciting course through the south of the city, finishing at the iconic Old Trafford cricket ground. With great entertainment and a festive atmosphere the length of the route, this marathon is not one to miss!

Find out more about the Manchester marathons here.

Charity Place

Sign up for a place with YoungMinds now to guarantee your spot! We have a number of charity places for this event.

Full marathon: £30 registration fee + £350 minimum sponsorship 

Half marathon: £20 registration fee + £250 minimum sponsorship 

Already got a place?

If you have already got your place on this race you can still be on #TeamYM! There’s no extra registration fee, and no minimum sponsorship target.

Just get in touch with our fundraising team and we’ll provide you with everything you need to support YoungMinds.

As a member of #TeamYM you'll receive:

  • A bright and cheerful YoungMinds running vest to wear on training runs and on the big day itself.
  • Fundraising tips, advice, and resources from our friendly fundraising team to help you hit your target.
  • A seasoned YoungMinds runner on hand to offer marathon training guidance and to get you fighting fit for race day!

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0207 089 5050

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