Manchester Marathon

Event details

  • Sunday 5 April 2020
  • Manchester
  • 26.2 miles

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  • Entry fee: £29
  • Minimum pledge: £499
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Take on the Manchester Marathon with #TeamScope

Are you ready to take on the race of your life? Conquer the one and only Manchester Marathon with Team Scope.

It's the flattest, fastest and friendliest marathon in the UK and with 25,000 runners taking part, it's the second largest there is.

Starting under the White City Arch, the closed road route passes some of Manchester’s most iconic landmarks including the Manchester Opera House, Spinningfields and the Albert Memorial Hall. You'll be cheered along the whole way by the thousands of spectators who gather in the city centre to watch the race every year, bringing all the Northern spirit!

Whether it's your first time, or the time you chase your PB, this will be an epic challenge and an incredible accomplishment.

Don’t miss out, sign up now and take on Manchester this Spring.

What you'll get on Team Scope

  • Free technical running vest to help you look the part

  • Expert fundraising support from our Scope Events Team to make reaching the fundraising target easy and fun

  • Training plans to suit your level so you can train your way to marathon success

I am so glad I picked Scope. I got fantastic emails and calls once I had signed up full of encouragement and thanks. I had an overall fantastic experience in my first ever charity fundraising event.

Team Scope runner 2018

The difference you can make

By signing up to the Manchester Marathon with Scope, you'll be raising vital funds to help us end inequality for disabled people.

We know that nearly half of disabled people feel excluded from society. Scope works tirelessly to campaign for change so that disabled people and their families can enjoy equality and fairness in their everyday lives.

£65 could pay for one week of support for a disabled person to access our Starting Line service; a pre-employment training programme for disabled people at the start of the journey into work.

£280 could enable a disabled volunteer to inspire 40 school students to be positive about disability at a Role Models session.

£450 could cover the cost of 50 phone calls to the Scope Helpline, providing free, independent and impartial advice and support on issues that matter to disabled people and their families.

I can honestly say that I don’t think I could have coped had it not been for the Helpline. They have given me so much time and support through all my difficulties and battles.

Caller to the Scope Helpline
Help this great work to continue. Secure your spot at the Manchester Marathon start-line and become a Disability Gamechanger today.
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