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Race Date Sun 1st May 2022

Race Status Race Going Ahead
Race Start Time: 10:30
Running Surface: Road
Route Undulation: Flat
Timing Method: Chip
Number Collection: Posted
Distance Markers: Miles
Max Number:
Race Goodies:
Race medal available Free race t-shirt
Entry On Day: No
Race Cut Off Time: TBC
Use Headphones: Contact organiser
Race Location: West Midlands
Race Entry Cost: £39.00
Race Status: Race Going Ahead
Race Format:
Entry Cost

Unaffiliated: £39.00
Affiliated: £37.00

Where is the race?

The race is located in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Can I wear headphones at the Great Birmingham Run?

Contact organiser.

Is the race still going ahead?

Race Going Ahead

Change is always possible, please contact the race organiser to confirm this at: [email protected]

What is the maximum allowed time to complete the race?

The maximum time allowed is unknown, sorry.

Race Entry Information
Great Birmingham Run Race Entry

The website organising the Great Birmingham Run is

Race Description:

The race offers an exclusive medal and t-shirt along with a finisher's goody pack. There is also free training and advice available. On the course runners will have the security and safety of running on closed roads and some great on course support from the cheering crowds. The 2021 was cancelled, all runners who have already purchased a place in the event will be automatically rolled over to 2022 and anyone who can’t make the 2022 date can apply for a refund.

When does the Great Birmingham Run start?

The race is split into 4 waves. The orange wave starts at 10:30am, the white wave at 10:43am, the green wave at 10:57am and the pink wave at 11:05am.

What is the route of the Birmingham half marathon?

The route heads from the start in the city centre, past the bullring and out towards Calthorpe Park then Selly Park and Stirchley at around the halfway point before turning back along a similar but different route which goes through Cannon Hill Park around 9 miles and Edgbaston cricket ground at 10 miles. The race finishes in a different place to the start but not far away near Aston University.