The Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon

Join #TeamAcorns for the second biggest half marathon in the UK!

The Great Birmingham Run welcomes runners of all abilities will come together to challenge themselves to the 13.1-mile race, and in return pass some of Birmingham’s most iconic landmarks, with streets lined by cheering crowds, course bands and entertainment!

By joining Team Acorns you’ll be raising money for life limited and life threatened babies, children, and young people across the West Midlands.

Whether you’re looking to increase your fitness, beat your personal best or push yourself to the limit for charity, this is a fantastic opportunity for all.

We are offering FREE PLACES for this amazing run when supporters pledge to raise £250 sponsorship. You will also get one of our amazing #TeamAcorns running vests.

Please read the full terms and conditions before signing up. You must be 17 years and over to take part in this event.

We also have limited spaces available in the Great Birmingham 10k Run.

Your Own Place

You can also secure your own place through the event organisers – Just make sure you select Acorns in the charity drop down and the Great Run Company will let us know so that we can support you with your fundraising and send you out your #TeamAcorns running vest!

When you have confirmed your place, please let us know so that we can support you with your fundraising.
Email or call 01564 825 037

Are you ready to take on the challenge?

For more information or if you have any questions please email or call 01564 825 037.

Making every day count for local children
We can only continue providing care, support, fun and laughter for local life limited and life threatened children with your support. Did you know? When you fundraise £100 it could pay for four children to have a half hour physiotherapy session. Our specialist physiotherapists make sessions enjoyable for children while ensuring they get real benefits, including pain relief, improving stiff muscles and helping with breathing problems.

Kick start your fundraising

We’re here to support you all the way! By signing up for the event you will receive and Acorns running vest, support from our Events team to help with your training and fundraising and the amazing feeling you’ll get from knowing you’re making a real difference to local children!
Here are some simple ways to give your fundraising a boost, if you need more support we’d be happy to help. Just get in touch at  

7 May 2023 9:00 am
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