Great Birmingham Run 2017

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About the event

The Great Birmingham Run is the leading half marathon in the Midlands. The route takes runners from the iconic City Centre towards the world famous cricketing arena of Edgbaston and on to the home of Cadbury World, Bournville. Along the route there’s support from the locals, fantastic sights, upbeat musicians and even a Jelly Baby station!

Date Location Distance Entry fee Min sponsorship
Sunday 15 October 2017 Birmingham Half Marathon £35 As much as you can raise

Need a charity place?

To register for a place today, please visit and complete your registration at the Great Birmingham Run website

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Got your own place?

Let us know and become a part of Team Sense. You can set your own fundraising target, and we'll support you every step.

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How we will support you

Our expert National Events team is on hand to offer you an unrivalled support package, which includes:

  • Unlimited support, advice and guidance
  • A fundraising pack crammed full of ideas to help you smash your targets
  • Extensive training programmes for runners of all levels
  • A limited edition Sense running vest to wear with pride on your big day

As you have your own place in the event, you can decide how much you raise!

If you would like to have a chat about this event or need further information, do not hesitate to call 0300 330 9257 or email