Junior & Mini Great Manchester Run

The Run

Its not just about the grown ups, so get your trainers out our kid! The Junior Mini Great Manchester Run is back!

New Year Mini Entry 3-8 yrs £16.20
New Year Junior Entry 9-15 yrs £17.10

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Event Info

The Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run returns to Manchester on Saturday 21 May*, 2022.
Expect high fives and encouragement, buzzing atmosphere and a medal and goodies as your finishers reward.

If you’d like to join us, entries for the Junior (2.5km) and Mini (1.5km) events are open – we’d love to see you on the start line.

Let your budding athlete experience a finish line feeling that will inspire a life long love of being active.

*Due to circumstances out of our control, next year’s Junior & Mini Great Manchester Run will now take place on Saturday 21 May 2022 (previously scheduled for Saturday 14 May). Anyone who has already purchased a place and is unable to take part on the new date can request a refund. All entrants will be contacted by email with details.

Mini entrants (3-8 yrs) must run with a parent, each child should be entered into the event.

Junior entrants do not need to be accompanied by an adult although this can be requested upon entry if required, each child should be entered into the event.

Event Timetable

Below is the provisional event day timetable and start times.
Please note that this is subject to change, and we will communicate your specific wave and assembly time on your run number and in your pre-event emails.

General
08:00

Information point open

Mini Wave
09:50

Mini wave warm up

Mini Wave
10:00

Mini wave start

Junior Wave
10:50

Junior girls warm up

Junior Wave
11:00

Junior Girls Wave Start

Junior Wave
11:35

Junior boys warm up

Junior Wave
11:45

Junior Boys Wave Start

General
08:00

Information point open

Mini Wave
09:50

Mini wave warm up

Mini Wave
10:00

Mini wave start

Junior Wave
10:50

Junior girls warm up

Junior Wave
11:00

Junior Girls Wave Start

Junior Wave
11:35

Junior boys warm up

Junior Wave
11:45

Junior Boys Wave Start

The Family Run was the perfect opportunity for Ellie and her little brother to get involved. And have some fun while they raised money for a good cause.
Jenny Payne
The children absolutely loved the event, it's a great way for the whole family to get involved in fundraising and fitness.
Lorna Cook
It's a run with such a buzzing atmosphere and I am so glad that the kids were able to be a part of it.
Mark Evans
My daughter is such an active girl and she loved taking part. I just knew it was something that she would love to get involved in.
Shelley Reid

The Reward

Soak up the atmosphere, run your heart out and show the grown ups what you are made of, then wear your medal with pride!

New Year Mini Entry 3-8 yrs £16.20
New Year Junior Entry 9-15 yrs £17.10

Enter on our official booking partner

What you get

On top of lots of high fives and cheering supporters and an incredible sense of achievement, all runners will get:

  • A shiny medal to show to all of your friends, a tee shirt to run in
  • Spot prizes for best fancy dress
  • Edible treats when you cross the finish line
  • A safe, secure and fun filled route
  • Bragging rights of being part of the biggest and best kids running events.

Great Run App

Download the new Great Run mobile app for live tracking on event day.
Features include live tracking, push notifications, live leaderboards, event day updates and more.
Get the app, claim your profile, and share with family and friends.

 

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