Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon 2023

Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon 2023

Great Birmingham Run

Celebrate everything that’s incredible about Birmingham with us in 2023.

Join thousands of your friends and neighbours at the Great Birmingham Run this year and kick-start Birmingham’s summer of sport.  Be a trailblazer and run the route that the world’s elite will follow, starting in the heart of the city and passing iconic city landmarks including the Bullring, Edgbaston, Cannon Hill Park, and Digbeth. 

It’s a run for everyone, of all ages and abilities, whether it’s your first 10k or your 50th half marathon.  An inclusive celebration of Brummy running, with music blazing, crowds buzzing, legs pumping and fists bumping.  The city comes alive on Great Birmingham Run weekend. 

Date: 7th May 2022

Age: 18 years and over

Fundraising Target: £400

Entry deadline: 7th March 2023

Please Note: by accepting a charity place on this event you are agreeing to raise the minimum fundraising target.  You will be required to raise at least 50% of your fundraising total 8 weeks before the event date.


Fundraising for PAPYRUS is rewarding and makes a huge difference to young people living with thoughts of suicide – each £5 you raise can help pay for a life-saving call, text or email to HOPELINEUK.

What Happens Next?

Fill out the form opposite to be entered into our ballot for a place on The Great Scottish Run

Our fundraising team will be in touch with you after the ballot deadline to let you whether you have been successful or not.

If you are successful in your ballot entry, you will receive:

  • A welcome email & fundraising toolkit from our friendly fundraising team
  • A sports vest or t shirt to wear on the day
  • Iron on letters to personalize your vest with your name
  • Support from our dedicated fundraising team to help you reach your target

Already have your own place?

 That’s great news – you can still join Team PAPYRUS and raise vital funds for our life-saving services. There’s no minimum sponsorship amount, as you have purchased your own place, we just ask that you raise what you can and help save young lives! Email the team on to let the team know, and you will receive a fundraising toolkit, running vest/t shirt and iron on letters.

If this event isn’t for you, there are over 200 more for you to choose from.  Click here to see more of the amazing events taking place in 2023, where you can make a huge difference to PAPYRUS.

Event Address: Birmingham, United Kingdom

Event Date: 07/05/2023

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