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Join Team Manchester Cares and test yourself with walks, runs, cycles, obstacles and so much more! 

Find new levels of greatness and make a huge difference to your neighbours across Manchester. What will you take on?

Tour De Manc

Tour De Manc

A truly Mancunian cycling challenge! The Full Manc is just over 103 miles long, tours all 10 boroughs of Greater Manchester in an anti-clockwise direction and has around 8700 ft. of climbing to test yourselves on. You can also sign up for the 100km Half Manc or the 200km Mad Manc. 

  • When: 2nd May 2021
  • Registration: £38
  • Minimum Fundraising Target: £300 
  • For more info: Home - Tour De Manc
Remote Relay

Manchester Cares #RemoteRelay

Connect your community. Join our #RemoteRelay. 

We are inviting you to RUN|WALK|CYCLE 10K as part of Manchester Cares relay team and raise money to support older and younger neighbours stay connected.

  • When: 3rd-17th May 2021
  • Registration: N/A
  • Minimum Fundraising Target: £150 
  • For more info: Send email to Isabel Rivera

Peak District Ultra Challenge

Enjoy a challenge in the amazing Peak District. You can walk, jog or run for 25km, 50km, or 100km! 

        • When: 3rd-4th July 2021 
        • Registration and fundraising targets: 
          • Full Challenge: £15 registration, £595 fundraising target
          • Half Challenge: £10 registration, £395 fundraising target
          • Quarter Challenge: £5 registration, £245 fundraising target
        • For more info: Peak District Challenge - Ultra Challenges
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        Great Manchester Run

        The Great Manchester Run is one of the city's most iconic races. 

        The 10k or half marathon course goes right through the city centre, weaving through landmarks between Old Trafford and the Etihad Stadium. With fantastic support in the form of drum bands, DJs and choirs, you're bound to have a fun run! 

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        Manchester Marathon

        The Manchester Marathon is one of the UK’s premier running events, famous for its fast, flat and friendly route.

        They pride themselves on welcoming all to take on their 26.2 mile challenge, from some of the world’s greatest elite runners, to those who thought completing a marathon would never be possible. Many regular runners find this the ideal event to get a personal best time, whilst everybody finds the incredible Mancunian support throughout the course unforgettable.

        We have only 5 places available, so don't miss out and sign up today!


        You can fundraise for use in multiple local events throughout the year. 

        Head over to Run for Charity and browse through the available events. You can join the Heaton Park (virtual, 10k or 5k runs), Tatton Park marathon, Run Media City, and many more!

        Given the uncertainty of current times, you can also find virtual challenge events available, like the upcoming Virtual Easter Run this 4th April 2021!


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