Greater Manchester Marathon


2 April 2017

All Day

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Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester


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Join TeamPoppyFactory at the Greater Manchester Marathon

Consistently rated one of UK’s top marathon’s the Greater Manchester Marathon boasts the flattest, fastest and friendliest course of any UK marathon. You’ll start and finish at Emirate Old Trafford before heading out along a closed-road course lined with awesome entertainment and amazing support.

Looking for a place?

Registration £50

Fundraising target £300

You can sign up now for one of our guaranteed charity places in Greater Manchester Marathon 2017 by emailing If you have any questions about the event, or about joining TeamPoppyFactory, then email or call 020 8939 1822


Already got a place?

If you have your own place in the Greater Manchester Marathon 2017 then we’d love to welcome you to TeamPoppyFactory! You’ll get all of the same benefits as any of our event participants and all we ask is that you raise as much as you can to help support disabled veterans back into meaningful employment.

If you have already secured your own place and would like to join TeamPoppyFactory then please get in touch by emailing

I have my own place

Why should I join TeamPoppyFactory?

The Poppy Factory is the country’s leading employment charity for veterans with health conditions or impairments. We provide bespoke opportunities and ongoing employment support for hundreds of disabled veterans around the country.

Sign up to join TeamPoppyFactory and you’ll be helping us to support disabled veterans into meaningful, rewarding and sustainable employment. Having valiantly served their country, we think they deserve it.

From training tips to fundraising ideas we’ll be on hand to support TeamPoppyFactory every step of the way. When you first sign up you’ll receive your very own fundraising support pack, as well as regular communications and support from the team to get you ready for your challenge and help you make the most of your experience!

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