Race Date – Sunday 5th May 2024
Start – New Street, Central Birmingham
Finish – Aston University, Central Birmingham
Distance – Half Marathon I 13.1 miles
Entry Fee Only £39
Fundraising - £199 or moreEnter Now
WE’VE GOT LOTS OF GUARANTEED ENTRIES AVAILABLE!
All our runners will receive…
Official Great Birmingham Run Race Medal
Online Fundraising and Information Pack
Individual online fundraising page
Personal Trainer Advice Email Hotline
Nutritional advice from our professional nutritionist
Regular updates and team support
Race Finisher Shirt
Get Kids Going! Technical Running Shirt
Certificate of Thanks
Great Birmingham Run
The Great Birmingham Run was established in 2008 and soon became an important calendar day for Birmingham the home of the mighty Black Sabbath. It is very well supported by the local community who line the streets to roar on the participants with their encouraging chants which even the great Ozzy would be proud of.
The course runs through the heart of Birmingham, where you will run past some of the most famous sites of the city including the Bullring, Edgbaston Cricket Ground and Cadbury World it then parallels the River Rea for part of its 13.1 miles. It crosses Cannon Hill Park and Calthorpe Park before finishing at Aston University.
Get Kids Going!
Get Kids Going! is a national charity which gives disabled children and young people, up to the age of 26 years, the wonderful opportunity of participating in sport. We provide them with specially built sports wheelchairs so they can do: athletics, marathons, tennis, skiing, rugby, sailing, basketball, snowboarding and many other sports.
Get Kids Going! inspires young people to compete in sporting events, from start to paralympic level, by also giving them annual sports grants to help with their; training, travel, competition fees and the development of sports’ equipment. With your help many of these amazing youngsters can become world record holders and paralympic champions!
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