Great Manchester Run
Be one of the 3,000 runners forming the Universities very own purple wave! Only Open to Staff and Students of the University of Manchester.
A great opportunity to run as part of the University of Manchester community and wear purple with pride (Free run technical t-shirt included). The University’s Sport team has negotiated a significant discounted of £20.00 entry for Students and £25.00 for Staff - (usual price £38).
The Great Manchester Run is Europe's leading 10 kilometre running event, broadcast live on BBC, and will be held on Sunday, 28th May 2017.
We will also provide support for those who sign up – with information on how to train for the event, advice on nutrition and encouragement – as well as purple technical running top to wear on the day to maximise impact and the sense of the University community.
Please note that once you have signed up you will be contacted by Great Run Team around 6-8 weeks prior to the event to register for your run token, this will be your event entry please keep an eye out in your in box.
As part of the run we are encouraging people to raise money for charity with the aim of raising over £150k in the 10k. Charity information will be sent out in the first mail out.
For more information on the Manchester 10k run itself visit