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Running Mums To Make Their 10K Debuts This Mum Can Fitness was launched by Sale entrepreneur Becca Broadbent in October last year, and the personal trainer has recruited a score of women to take part in the 10k event on Sunday, 28 May. Sisters To Run With Mum After Breast Cancer Battle Leah and Sophie Mullany will take on the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run with their mum Michelle to raise awareness after she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Phil's An Ever-Present At Manchester's Greatest Run Phil Chapman has taken part in every Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run, and will return for the event's 15th anniversary on Sunday, 28 May Colin Wouldn't Miss Manchester For The World Colin is 81 years old and has taken part in the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run a total of 13 times, only missing one since it launched in 2003. Kirsty Club Hail Manchester's 'Special' Day A charity fundraiser has hailed the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run as a ‘special’ event as it celebrates its 15th anniversary this year. 'My Favourite Gig' - Boon Army Back For 2017 The Inspiral Carpets musician, DJ and radio presenter fronts the Boon Army stage at the 5k stage of Europe’s biggest 10k running event, and will be back on the decks on Sunday, 28 May Crolla Recruits Boxers To Take On Business Challenge The Business Challenge, supported by the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, is back for Europe’s biggest 10k running event, which takes place in the city centre on Sunday, 28 May Jerry To Give Manchester Another Push Jerry Ward and his support team will be joining the thousands on the start line for the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run on Sunday, 28 May, for the 10k which is this year celebrating its 15th anniversary Ella Convinces Mum To Take On Manchester Challenge Ella Chadwick will be back for 2017 - and this time her mum Karen is joining in on the fun, as she takes on the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run 10k in the heart of the city centre on Sunday, 28 May. Greg Celebrates 15 Years Of Great Run In Manchester Olympic gold medallist Greg Rutherford was joined by runners from all walks of life today to celebrate 15 years of the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run, which returns to the city centre on Sunday, 28 May.