Manchester Marathon

Location: Manchester
Date: Sunday 11 Oct 2020

Registration: £40
Sponsorship Target: £500
Distance: Marathon
Accessibility: Accessible

Missed out on a place in the London Marathon? Back Up are pleased to announce that we have 8 places in the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon – one of the UK’s premier running events – famous for its fast, flat and friendly route.

Anyone is welcome to take on this 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 through the course unforgettable.

16,000 people of all abilities will be at the 2020 event on Sunday 5 April.

Back Up will be here to support your training and fundraising in any way we can!


We may be taking photos and videos at the event for use in Back Up’s fundraising and marketing materials. If you want to find out more about how photos and videos will be used, or if you’re attending this challenge and do not wish to be featured, please contact our fundraising team using the details at the bottom of this page.

You can find the link to our terms and conditions at the bottom of this page.

To sign up for this event, please click the button below.

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For more information or to register your interest, please email Reece or call him on 020 8875 1805.