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Running Events

Manchester Half Marathon logo with a figure running across the shape of the county

Manchester Half Marathon 2021

The Manchester Half starts and finishes by Old Trafford, home of Lancashire County Cricket Club.  The event aims to truly represent all the wonderful people of Manchester, and strives to be the UK’s most inclusive half marathon.

Possibly the UK’s flattest and fastest half, it is an ideal course for novices and PB seekers, too!

  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Registration fee: £25
  • Pledge to raise: £250
  • Date: Sunday 10 October 2021
  • Place: Manchester
5 runners after they finshed their runs looking happy and relieved.

Great Birmingham Run

Now established as the second biggest half marathon in the UK, Birmingham comes alive with thousands of runners pounding the streets, encouraged by on-course bands, entertainment and, of course, cheering crowds. Be part of Team CHECT in this fab event.

 

  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • We have: 4 places
  • Pledge to raise: £300
  • Time: 10 October 2021
  • Place: Birmingham
  • Organisers Website
Royal Parks Half Marathon logo

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2021

The most spectacular Half Marathon central London has to offer! A sell out every year, the route takes in Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens. As you run, you’ll be inspired by iconic London landmarks including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square and the Houses of Parliament. Brilliant for first time runners.

  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Registration fee: £30
  • Pledge to raise: £300
  • Date: Sunday 10 October 2021
  • Place: Central London
Bath Half marathon logo. Navy blue background with white capital letters.

Bath Half Marathon 2022

This fast, flat half marathon covers two laps on both sides of the River Avon, starting and finishing in Great Pulteney Street, one of Europe’s widest Georgian boulevards.

The route threads through the heart of this historic city, cleverly avoiding all the hills surrounding it and with full road closures throughout is perfect for a PB!

  • Distance: 13.1 miles

  • Registration fee: £20

  • Pledge to raise: £250

  • Date: Sunday 13 March 2022

  • Place: Bath, Somerset

a super happy guy crossing the brighton marathon finish line and dabbing at the same time!

Brighton Marathon 2022

Are you ready to take on 26.2 miles around one of Britain’s most beautiful and vibrant cities? Set along the stunning Sussex coast, this ever popular marathon will guarantee you a picturesque view. Run the iconic Brighton Marathon from picturesque Preston Park to Madeira Drive and enjoy the great course, brilliant sea views and amazing atmosphere.

  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Registration fee: £30
  • Pledge to raise: £500
  • Date: Sunday 10 April 2022
  • Place: Brighton
Great North Run 2020 (Solo)

Great North Run 2022

The largest half marathon in the world, attracting 60,000 runners! Join them for 13.1 miles, starting in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, crossing the Tyne Bridge (accompanied by the Red Arrows), then heading towards the coast. The last mile runs along the seafront road to the finishing line at South Shields. Be a part of TeamCHECT in this iconic event.

  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Places available: 5
  • Pledge to raise: £500
  • Time: 11 September 2022
  • Place: Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Organisers Website
Ben Revill running past the cheer point during the virgin london marathon

TCS London Marathon 2022

The TCS London Marathon needs no introduction!  Starting at Blackheath, passing through Greenwich before crossing the Thames over the iconic Tower Bridge, the course continues through central London, winding around Canary Wharf and along Victoria Embankment before finishing on the Mall in front of Buckingham Palace. Join #TeamCHECT in this world-famous event!

  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • We have: 11 places
  • Pledge to raise: £2,000
  • Date: Sunday 2 October 2022
  • Place: London
Happy smiles from Trevor and Jill pre RunThrough Regent's park in 2018. A hot hot hot day!

Other running events

Many of our fantastic supporters take part in running events all over the UK, from 5k to full marathons, in aid of CHECT. Please do get in touch if you’d like to take on a running challenge and we can help you find the right event. Simply fill in the form below, call us on 020 7377 5578 or email diane.emery@chect.org.uk.

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