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Great Manchester Run

Last event: 28 May 2017, next event not scheduled

This year we have 20 free places in the 10K run through Manchester City Centre. All we ask is that you pledge to raise a minimum sponsorship of £200. Also we are delighted to have an extra 10 free places for the brand new Half Marathon and the minimum sponsorship target for this is £300. Stop Press! Fancy being a VIP? We've been given exclusive VIP access for 1 runner and their plus 1 to the VIP Hilton Hotel hospitality lounge on race day. To win this prize you must be the runner who has signed up to one of our places and raised the most sponsorship by Thursday 16th March. Still time to sign up and get fundraising! To secure your place email katielawson@stroccos.org.uk.

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What

This year's Great Manchester Run see's the return of the hugely popular 10k distance through the iconic route of Manchester City Centre. The addition of the brand new Half Marathon distance is set to make the event the most exciting one yet so you don't want to miss out.

Where

Manchester City Centre. Both routes will take you past some of the iconic sites of Manchester.

When

Sunday 28th May 2017.

Why

To raise money for St. Rocco’s Hospice which cares for people with life-limiting illnesses in Warrington. We support patients at the hospice through our inpatient and day unit facilities and in the community through our Hospice at Home service. We also look after patients' families through our Family Support service.

Our care is provided free of care to patients, but less than a quarter of our costs are covered by the NHS and the Government. As a registered charity we rely on donations from our community and fundraising to enable us to continue to deliver our care. So taking part in the Great Manchester Run and raising sponsorship is a great way to help us to continue to care for those in the Warrington area who need us.

How

To secure your place email katielawson@stroccos.org.uk.

Once you have registered and have been allocated a place, you will receive Fundraising Pack including an official St. Rocco’s running vest and various fundraising materials. The fundraising team will also be on hand to support you as much as necessary with your fundraising.