Manchester Marathon to release final entries following high demand

Hopeful runners for the Manchester Marathon will have a short time-window to secure a place in this year’s event.

Organisers at the Adidas Manchester Marathon will release its final entries for one of Europer’s largest marathons on Monday, January 8 at 6pm. In order to apply for one of the final 10 per cent of places available, runners must have previously registered their interest via the Manchester Marathon website.

However, there is no guarantee that everyone will get a place as they will be given on a first-come-first-served basis. It comes after Early and General Entries for the even sold out in just 24 hours.

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Roughly 30,000 participants are expected to take on the 26.2 mile route on April 14, 2024. Chief Executive of adidas Manchester Marathon event organiser, Human Race, Andrew Smith, said: “We are looking forward to welcoming this year’s participants, from elite runners to those who never dreamed of taking part in a marathon before now.

“We just know that the iconic Mancunian atmosphere will make for a magical experience. Good luck to everyone who has signed up and see you all at the start line in April!”

Those who have registered interest for the final entries will either receive an email with a priority sign-up link or a text message with the same link if they registered via SMS.

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