Help us to stop bowel cancer

Greater Manchester Marathon

As one of the fastest and flattest marathons in the UK, the Greater Manchester Marathon is the perfect event for first timers and those looking for a new PB. What’s more it has been voted as the UK’s best marathon at the Running Awards so it’s one not to miss.

Event details

  • Date: 10 April 2016
  • Location: Manchester
  • Distance: 26.2 miles

Already have your own place?

If you’ve secured your own place directly with the race organisers we would love to welcome you to our team. There is no set fundraising target; we just ask that you raise what you can to help us to stop bowel cancer.

I have my own place

Please note that entries have now closed for charity places in the 2016 event; if you are interested in applying for a charity place in 2017 email events@bowelcanceruk.org.uk

How we’ll support you

Our events team will support you all the way, from your initial welcome pack through to congratulating you on your achievement. We will send you a running vest along with regular training and fundraising updates to make sure you have the best experience.  

Contact information

If you have any questions about the event or the application process, email events@bowelcanceruk.org.uk or call 020 7940 1769.