Great Birmingham Run 2024

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£1,718 raised

£13,000 Goal

£1,718 raised

£13,000 Goal

Join us at the Midlands' biggest and best running event! Whether you set your sights on the 10k or half marathon, this spectacular running event is great for first-timers and experienced runners alike. This event takes in the sites of  the city’s world-famous Jewellery Quarter, passing the Chamberlain Clock, St Paul’s Square, the Mailbox, Grand Central at New Street station (for both 10k and half) and then 
Cannon Hill Park and Edgbaston Stadium for the half marathon. With live music keeping you motivated every step of the way and thousands of people cheering you on, it's not one to miss. 

Charity place

Please note all of our charity places for the 2024 event have now been filled.

Our 10k charity places cost £15 and come with a £150 minimum sponsorship target (not including Gift Aid).
Our half marathon charity places cost £25 and come with a £250 minimum sponsorship target (not including Gift Aid). 

Own Place

If you have secured your own place through the Great Run website directly, we would love for you to join #TeamStroke. Those who secure their own place will have no minimum sponsorship target, but everything you do raise will help rebuild lives after stroke.

Event information

When: 5 May 2024

Where: Birmingham

Distance: 10k / Half Marathon

Registration fee: £15 / £25

Fundraising target: £150 / £250


Why join Team Stroke?

As part of Team Stroke, you'll get a free running vest, fundraising materials, training tips and fundraising advice as well as our fantastic one-to-one support whichever distance you choose. 

Everyone deserves to live the best life they can after stroke. Taking part in the Great Birmingham Run means you are part of the team helping us to continue the work that we do, such as funding stroke support services and researching better treatments, care and rehabilitation. 

If you have any questions, please contact our fundraising team at


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Frequently asked questions

Will I receive a running vest to wear at the Great Birmingham Run?

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Yes, you will be sent a Stroke Association running vest. This will arrive with you approximately one month before the event.

Will there be a cheer point on the day?
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Yes, we will be located approximately at the 4.5 mil (7km) point on Edgbaston Street. We'll be looking forward to seeing you there!

If you can’t find the answer you are looking for, email or call 0300 3300 740. We are here to help!