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A top 5 European Marathon, and the UK's fastest, flattest, and friendliest marathon! For the first time the route takes you through Manchester city centre!
We pride ourselves on welcoming all to take on our 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 throughout the course unforgettable.
25,000 people of all abilities will be at the 2021 event
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Marathon 26.2 miles
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