Manchester Half Marathon 2023

Join our Fundraising Army in one of the fastest and favourite half marathons in the North West.


Take on the Manchester Half challenge this October.

Starting and finishing by Old Trafford, this is the biggest half marathon in the region. It’s an event that aims to truly represent all the wonderful people of Manchester. A firm half marathon favourite thanks to its flat route and amazing support from the buzzing crowds. 

Join The Fundraising Army Team today!

When is it? 15 October 2023

Registration fee: Free entry

Sponsorship commitment: £250 (excluding Gift Aid)

How we will support you:

  • Bespoke training plans and race day tips
  • Fantastic fundraising tips and useful information about the event
  • A dedicated member of The Soldiers’ Charity Events Team to support you with your fundraising journey every step of the way
  • An exclusive Fundraising Army technical running top 
  • The chance to support soldiers and their families who need our help the most


Want a place?

You can apply for a FREE entry if you pledge to raise minimum £250 in sponsorship. Simply completing the online registration form.

Have a ballot place?

If you are successful in the Manchester Half Marathon public ballot and received your accepted email, or have a deferred entry, we would be delighted to have you join The Soldiers’ Charity.

Contact us on to join the team.