Manchester Marathon

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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.

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!

The Manchester Marathon will take place on Sunday 10th October 2021.

When you join Team Shine you will receive:

  • Shine running vest or a T shirt
  • A fundraising pack with tips and ideas
  • Ongoing support from our dedicated fundraising team to help you reach your target
Charity places

Shine have limited places remaining, secure your place by paying a registration fee of £35 with minimum sponsorship of £350.

Do you have your own place?

If you have a general entry place in the race, we would love for you to be a part of #TEAMSHINE in October! With no minimum sponsorship pledge or registration fee, we simply ask you to raise as much as you can to support members and families with spina bifida and hydrocephalus. Plus you'll have access to all the great benefits below.

Join the team by completing the form below

How would you like Shine to contact you in the future?

In addition to news, updates and invitations, Shine would also like to email you with information about ways you can support the charity and our work in the future. This may include:

• Ways to donate or raise money for us

• How to get involved with campaigns

• Volunteering opportunities

To do so, we need your consent. If you would like to become a supporter of Shine and receive emails from us about upcoming appeals and opportunities, please tick the box below.

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