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Dibaba - This Win Is For Manchester Tirunesh Dibaba dedicated her fourth Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run victory to the people of the city as thousands came out to support runners on an emotional and poignant day in Manchester Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run - Statement Following consultation with the Greater Manchester Police and Manchester City Council, the Great Run Company can confirm that the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run events on Sunday 28 May will go ahead as planned. Running is therapy for Helen Helen takes on her 6th Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run whilst suffering from terminal cancer Miracle Erin Runs For Charity That Saved Dad's Life Miracle baby Erin Irvine will take on the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run for the Christie who helped her Dad Adam when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer Tirunesh Dibaba To Defend Manchester Title Triple Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibaba will return to the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run this month as she looks to achieve back to back victories in Europe’s biggest 10k on Sunday, 28 May. Sprinters To Visit Winning School Ahead Of Kids' Runs Olympic sprinters Richard Kilty and Harry Aikines-Aryeetey have been announced as the elite athletes who will visit the winning school of the School Borough Challenge at the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run. City Year UK Join The Great Manchester Run One of the teams taking part in the Great Manchester Run this year for the NSPCC is a team of five from City Year UK, they are Aisling, Kirsty, Megan, Khadija and Liam Runner To Be Reunited With Finish-Line Saviour A runner who needed help to cross a marathon finish line will be reunited with his saviour at this month’s Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run 10k on Sunday, 28 May, which is broadcast live on BBC TV Max & Harvey To Start Junior & Mini Manchester Run Youtube and duo Max and Harvey Mills are to be honorary starters at the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run. 4 Brave Runners To Inspire You To Get The Kids Active Ahead of the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run, f you’re feeling inspired to get the kids moving, check out the journeys of four young runners and read about why they’ve decided to pull on their trainers.