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Gung-Ho!

Date: 07 April 2018

Location: Heaton Park, Manchester

Time: 09:00 - 14:00

Seriously fun 5k with ten of the greatest inflatable obstacles on the planet!

Gung-Ho! Heaton Park

Take part in a seriously fun 5km and take on ten of the greatest inflatable obstacles on the planet! Gung-Ho! has the world's largest inflatable obstacle and the finale is Europe’s biggest ever inflatable slide! 

The event takes place in Heaton Park on Saturday 7 April 2018  

To sign up for one of our FREE places please email welovemcrcharity@manchester.gov.uk

All we are asking is you raise a minimum of £75 for us. When you are registered we will send you a fundraising pack with all the information and advice you need to reach your target. 

For more information on the event visit the Gung-Ho! website

Cost: Free with minimum sponsorship target

Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run 10k and Half Marathon

Date: 20 May 2018

Location: Manchester

Join Sir Mo Farah and experience a Manchester welcome in the hugely popular Great Manchester Run 10k and Half Marathon.

Great Manchester Run

If you're looking for a running event where you can experience a true Manchester welcome, then look no further! Not only will the hugely popular 10k return to the city on Sunday 20 May, there is now a fantastic half marathon race too. 

On a special day in the sporting calendar, the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run demonstrates the spirit, determination and togetherness of the city. From the world’s greatest distance runners to the thousands of people raising money for charities, the streets of Manchester will be taken over for a running party in Manchester!

Entries for both distances are open, so make sure you secure your place today. Enter online at www.greatrun.org/great-manchester-run

You can show your support for Manchester communities by fundraising for We Love MCR Charity. To fundraise for us email welovemcrchariuty@manchester.gov.uk to request your Fundraising Pack

 

Cost: £38 10k, £44 Half Marathon

Greater Company Games

Date: 16 June 2018

Location: Manchester

We Love MCR Charity is a beneficiary charity for this exciting new company event. Teams from Manchester businesses will take part in a range of team sports at iconic sporting venues in Manchester.

Great Company Games logo

Looking for a way to bond your employees through sport, health, fitness and fun? Then the Greater Company Games has just the solution!

  • Get your company to enter a team and raise money to reinvest into Manchester communities
  • Join 100’s of Manchester based companies
  • Play sport in some of Manchester’s most iconic sporting facilities
  • Network at the best after party there is

From every entry the Lord Mayor of Manchester's charity - We Love MCR, will recieve 5%   

For more information and to register please visit www.greatercompanygames.com

 

Cost: £100

UKFast We Love MCR 10k

Date: 08 July 2018

Location: Manchester, Etihad Stadium

Popular and friendly 10k race, starting at the Etihad stadium. Join the Lord Mayor and support We Love MCR Charity

UK fast We Love MCR 10K

The Lord Mayor of Manchester challenges you to take part in the 2018 UKFast We Love Manchester 10k and raise funds for the people of Manchester who need it the most. 

The race is known for its fast route and friendly atmosphere and starts and finishes on the Regional Athletics Track at the Etihad Campus. All runners will receive a commemorative medal, technical T-shirt and chip timing. 

Welcoming all abilities, the race has pledged to donate £1 of every entry directly to the Lord Mayor of Manchester 's charity. Why not sign up and fundraise for the We Love MCR Charity.

To enter just follow these simple steps:

  1. Enter the race online here http://www.manchester10k.com/. £1 from every entry goes to We Love MCR Charity
  2. Set up an online fundraising page at https://www.virginmoneygiving/charities/welovemcrcharity 
  3. If you would like a Fundraising Pack please email welovemcrcharity@manchester.gov.uk

 

Cost: £16 Early Bird Offer (£14 affiliated club members)

Peak District Challenge

Date: 22 September 2018

Location: Peak District

Do you have enough grit, limestone and determination to take on the Peak District Challenge? Choose from one of five challenges and test your endurance skills in the stunning National Park.

peak district challenge 2017

Do you have enough grit, limestone and determination to take on the Peak District Challenge 2018? Choose from one of five hardcore walking/running challenges – Back before dark (10km), copper (25km), bronze (50km), silver (75km) or gold (100km) and test your endurance skills in the stunning Peak District National Park.

We Love MCR Charity are looking for teams of 2-5 people to take on this fantastic challenge. Just follow these simple steps:

  1. Choose your team and the challenge.
  2. Register for the event at www.peak-district-challenge.com. When you register choose We Love MCR Charity from the drop down list.
  3. Set up an online fundraising page for the team at www.virginmoneygiving/charities/welovemcrcharity 
  4. If you would like a Fundraising Pack please email welovemcrcharity@manchester.gov.uk.

To find out more email welovemcrcharity@manchester.gov.uk

Cost: £19 to £60 depending on the challenge