Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run Half Marathon

Sunday 20 May

Join Team Sea Cadets

Our team places are now sold out, but you can still get a place via Great Manchester Run’s website, then register with us and help transform young lives!


Through a different kind of adventure, Sea Cadets helps teenagers to develop into resilient, confident young people who can launch well in today’s complex and sometimes overwhelming world. 

Event information

Minimum age: 17 years old on the day of the event
Distance: Half Marathon

Manchester's newest half marathon takes runners of all abilities on a 13.1 mile tour of the city, passing the Etihad Stadium and Old Trafford, as well as the Imperial War Museum and Albert Square. With charity cheer points, musical entertainment and thousands of spectators shouting your name, be sure to join Manchester’s running party this year.

This year Sir Mo Farah will be joining the thousands of runners at the start line on Portland Street. Follow in his footsteps and explore the heart of this city on a route suitable for all athletic abilities.

What you get

  • A Sea Cadets fundraising pack with useful tips to help you reach your target
  • A Sea Cadets running vest, and welcome pack full of Sea Cadets goodies
  • Support from us leading up to the event
  • An incredible cheer team on the day to help you cross the finish line

Get in touch

If you have any questions, or would like to find out more, get in touch with the Events Team. Email us here, or call Becky on: 0207 654 7014.