AJ Bell Junior & Mini Great Manchester Run
Join us for the AJ Bell Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run and find out what all the fuss is about. Expect a high-energy soundtrack and fun from beginning to end, plus crazy costumes and high fives. And that’s all before you reach the finish line, where you’ll receive an exclusive finisher medal to add to your collection and a sense of pride like no other.
Minis aged 3-8 take on a daring 1.5km dash, while Juniors aged 9-15 tackle a 2.5km supercharged sprint on Sunday 21 May, as part of the AJ Bell Great Manchester Run.
Calling all kids who love to run: on your marks, get set, go!
Mini entrants (3-8 yrs) must run with a parent, each child should be entered into the event.
Junior entrants do not need to be accompanied by an adult although this can be requested upon entry if required, each child should be entered into the event.
If you have any queries about Junior and Mini events, see our FAQ section here.
Please note: this is a provisional timetable and is subject to change. We will communicate your specific wave colour,assembly and start time on your run number.
Route may be subject to change
What You Get
On top of lots of high fives and cheering supporters and an incredible sense of achievement, all runners will get:
- A t-shirt to run in, and shiny medal (2022 medal pictured) to show to all of your friends
- Spot prizes for best fancy dress
- Edible treats when you cross the finish line
- A safe, secure and fun filled route
- Bragging rights of being part of the biggest and best kids running events.