The Asics Greater Manchester Marathon is the flattest, fastest and friendliest UK marathon

Asics Greater Manchester Marathon

When: 8 April 2018

Where: Manchester

About: The Asics Greater Manchester Marathon is the flattest, fastest and friendliest UK marathon.

For 2018, the race village will be at Emirates Old Trafford, the home of Lancashire Cricket Club. Not only is it a super fast course, it is also the flattest marathon course in the UK and one of the flattest in the world and it also has an 8m wide finish to give you a spectacular finale to a great day.  

With awesome entertainment and support along the course (especially in Altrincham), this race is not to be missed and will also offer you a fantastic chance to get a marathon perfect personal best.

Registration fee: £45
Minimum sponsorship: £250



We will support you every step of the way

By taking on a marathon, you will receive:

  • First-class service from our dedicated events team
  • Our branded running vest, personalised with your name
  • Fundraising support and resources, including email updates and invaluable fundraising advice
  • The knowledge that you will be helping a wide range of children and young people who urgently need someone to be there for them, when they have nowhere left to turn
  • Training advice from fitness experts Running with Us – after you sign up for an event, we will offer you bespoke training advice and guides from our training supporter team
  • Running with Us bring a wealth of running experience, qualifications and working with many of the UK's biggest sports brands, TV and media personalities and managing GB squads at events
  • You’ll be doing something amazing, by taking on a challenge and something which you enjoy, whilst also doing something good to improve the lives of the UK’s most vulnerable children and young people.