The Great Birmingham Run

Bupa Great Birmingham Run
Birmingham - United Kingdom
Half marathon


Get your own place

  1. Sign up at the The Great Birmingham Run website
  2. Get a sponsorship pack from us
  3. Get set and go!

Get a charity place

You can register for a £20 charity place through us when you pledge to raise a minimum of £250 in sponsorship.

Apply here

Or, alternatively give us a call on 0300 123 5461 and we can register you over the phone.

Got a place already?

Request your sponsorship pack and join our team.

Help out on the day

Join our dedicated events team to support our participants on the day.

Join us at the The Great Birmingham Run and take in some of the famous sights of Birmingham.

Starting in the city centre the run takes you past Edgbaston Cricket Ground and Cadbury World, before returning to finish on Broad Street.

Join the Cancer Research UK community to receive training and fundraising tips, along with much more, by joining our Facebook event page.

We're the only charity fighting over 200 cancers including the one that matters most to you. Join our team and help raise money for our life-saving research.

Race day information

We can't wait to join you in Birmingham on race day. We'll have incredible cheering support along the course to help you get through to the finish line.

After the race is over, join us in the event village at our post-race reception which will be held in our charity marquee located in Centenary Square. It is the best place to celebrate your achievement and enjoy some refreshments.

Any questions? Contact the Sports Team on 0300 123 5461 or email

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