Great Manchester Run

Sunday 28 May 2017
Entry £38 10k
No minimum sponsorship
Minimum age 17 half marathon, 15 10k
Half marathon & 10k
The Half Marathon is now closed for entries

The biggest 10k of them all!


Also happening on Saturday 27 May:

Great North Run

Sunday 10 September 2017
Entry £54
No minimum sponsorship
Minimum age 17
Half marathon

The world’s biggest half marathon

  • Registrations are now closed, but if you have your own place, run for After Adoption
  • After Adoption does NOT have guaranteed places in this event
  • Email if you have a place, including your address and T-shirt size
  • We’ll send you a T-shirt and sponsor forms, and you can set up an online sponsor form


Also happening on Saturday 9 September with places still available:

Great South Run

Sunday 22 October 2017
Entry £41
No minimum sponsorship
Minimum age 16
10 miles

The fast and flat course of the world’s leading 10 mile running event takes you through the iconic sights of Southsea and Portsmouth, including the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home of HMS Victory, past Spinnaker Tower, and finishes on the seafront with beautiful views of the Isle of Wight.


Also happening on Saturday 21 October:

Great Birmingham Run

Sunday 15 October 2017
Entry £35 half, £55 full marathon
No minimum sponsorship
Minimum age 17 half marathon, 18 marathon
Half marathon, marathon

Now well established as the second biggest half marathon in the UK. Did you know there’s now also a Birmingham Marathon on the same day?


Also happening on Sunday 15 October:

Other runs

There are thousands of running events every year up and down the UK. Register on virtually any event and choose to run for After Adoption.

London Marathon

Guaranteed places in the World’s greatest marathon

Regent's Park 10k

Our hugely popular After Adoption 10k in London’s most beautiful park

Silverstone Half Marathon

Guaranteed places and your unique chance to run an F1 course

Other challenges

Not interested in a run? There are lots of other challenging events…

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Get in touch

To find out more call: 0161 830 2010 or email

ActionLine: 0800 0 568 578
Family Finding and Adoption Support