Due to coronavirus event information may be out of date - please confirm details with events organisers.


Race Date: 10th Oct 2021 - (Tba)

Race Start Time: 10:30
Running Surface: Road
Route Undulation: Flat
Timing Method: Chip
Number Collection: Posted
Race Distance Markers: Miles
Entry On Day: No
Race Cut Off Time: TBC
Headphones Allowed: -
Race Location: West Midlands
Entry Cost: £36.00
Race Status: Tba

Race Description:

The race offers an exclusive medal and t-shirt along with a Goodie finisher's 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.

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.


Entry Cost

Unaffiliated: £36.00 / Affiliated: £34.00

Race Information / Entry Website


Where is the race?

The race is located in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Can I wear headphones at the Great Birmingham Run?

- by the organisers.

Is the race still going ahead despite coronavirus (covid-19) concerns?

There could be changes made to the race due to covid-19, therefore please contact the race organiser to confirm this at [email protected] https://www.greatrun.org/great-birmingham-run

Maximum number of entrants:

Maximum time allowed : TBC

Contact: [email protected]