Manchester Half Marathon 2020

Manchester Half Marathon 2020




Sunday 11th October 2020


9:00am (usually given a start time)

We’re delighted to announce that we have charity places available for the Manchester Half Marathon 2020.


  • Event date: Sunday 11 October 2020
  • Minimum age: 17
  • Registration fee: £25
  • Minimum fundraising target:£300
  • Deadline for ballot entry: 22 May 2020


Starting and finishing at the iconic Emirates Old Trafford, this award-winning event has been named the UK's flattest, fastest and friendliest marathon. In addition, the 2020 event will for the first-time head into the centre of Manchester. The amended takes in some of the city’s most iconic landmarks including the Manchester Opera House, Spinningfields, Albert Memorial Hall and The Midland Hotel amongst many others. Our charity places are now open so secure your place to experience this exciting new route today!

When will race packs be sent to runners?

Runners will receive their official race packs approximately 3-4 weeks prior to the event. This will include their race number, timing chip and event information.


Why the Huntington’s Disease Association?


Fundraising for the Huntington’s Disease Association and being part of #TeamHDA is rewarding and makes a huge difference to those living with Huntington’s Disease – we need your support to keep delivering the life-changing service we offer.


What happens next?


To apply for one of our charity places please complete our application form and return it to our fundraising team. If you need more information or would like to speak to a member of the fundraising team please call 0151 331 5445 or email

Apply here

Our fundraising team will be in touch with you to let you whether you have successfully become a part of #TeamHDA by the beginning of June 2020


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
  • 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 #TeamHDA and raise vital funds for our life changing services. There’s no minimum sponsorship amount, as you have purchased your own place, we just ask that you raise what you can and to help those in the Huntington’s community! Email the team at to let the team know, and you will receive a fundraising pack.

If you need more information or would like to speak to a member of the fundraising team please call 0151 331 5445 or email