Knutsford Colour Run

Sunday 14th May 2017

Knutsford Colour Run is the hippest and happiest of fun runs (walks) to be involved in. Bring your family and friends and a smile to hop, skip or run round the 1k loop course, cheered on by the volunteers throwing multi-coloured powdered paints. An experience you’ll never forget!


Sunday 28th May

The North West’s biggest and most popular children’s running event returns to Manchester in a brand new city centre location on Sunday 28 May and entries are NOW OPEN!

The Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run is perfect for children whose parents and guardians are participating in the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run as the kids runs will start and finish before the 10k.

Sunday 28 May will be a day of running in Manchester for all ages, with every runner experiencing the amazing atmosphere the city has to offer.

We love our young runners too and these two shorter distance runs are perfect for children aged between 3 – 15 years old.

You don’t need to be the next Mo Farah or Paula Radcliffe! All Junior and Mini runners will receive their very own running t-shirt, a goodie-filled finisher’s pack and that all-important medal.

Distance 2.3k & 1.5k
Price 2.3K Junior – £15 per entry, 1.5K Mini – £14 per entry
Location Portland Street, Manchester City Centre
Date 28 May 2017
Age Mini: 3 – 8 yrs old, Junior: 9 – 15 yrs old


Lymm Festival Trail Races

Sunday 9th July 2017

Races start and finish on Lymm High School running track.  5k and 10k races take in Lymm High School playing fields, Helsdale Wood and Spud Wood.

Fun Run of about 2k is open to children up to 11 years of age.  Start time 10:30

The 5k run is open to ages 12 upwards.  Start time 11:00

The 10k run is open to runners aged 16 years +.  Start Time 12:00

Life Leisure Young Athletes Quadrathlon 2017


Each young athlete competes in four individual events with a sprint, a middle distance, a jump and a throw receiving points for each performance. These points are added up and the top three athletes in each age group receive winners and runners up awards.

Book your child into the event at the following link