Set yourself an epic challenge for 2020 and take on The Big Four! Runners

Why do one half marathon when you can do four? Join team Groundwork in all four of our half marathon events across the country and make 2020 a year to be proud of!

Are you up for the challenge? Get in touch and we’ll guide you through the next steps to securing your place in each of the events.

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Great Manchester Run Half Marathon – Sunday 24 May 2020

Experience the buzzing atmosphere as you take on the fantastic 13.1 mile route past the Etihad Stadium, Old Trafford and other famous landmarks across the city. The streets will be lined with incredible supporters, booming live music and electric energy.

Great North Run – Sunday 13 September 2020

The Great North Run is the biggest half marathon in the UK with over 57,000 runners taking part. Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne, the 13.1 mile course takes runners through the city centre and towards the River Tyne where thousands of people will cross the iconic Tyne Bridge. The route, lined by thousands of supporters, leads runners through Gateshead to South Shields. Hear the crowds cheering louder as you make your way down the final straight towards the finish line!

Great Bristol Run Half Marathon – Sunday 27 September 2020

Starting and finishing in Bristol’s historic Harbourside, the 13.1 mile route will take runners under the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge with spectacular views along the Avon Gorge before entering the city centre. With an electric atmosphere and live music at 10 points throughout the course, your journey to the finish line will be truly special!

Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon – Sunday 11 October 2020

The Great Birmingham Run is the second biggest half marathon in the UK. Experience the support of the community along the 13.1 mile course through the heart of Birmingham and past some of the city’s most iconic landmarks with live music and thousands of supporters cheering you on!

Join Team Groundwork in The Big Four challenge with no registration fee and a fundraising pledge of £1000.

By joining Team Groundwork you will receive:

  • A warm welcome from our fundraising team
  • Ongoing support from our team to help you smash your fundraising target!
  • Training tips to help you keep on track and reach your goal!
  • Your own Groundwork running vest to take part in