Join Team Orange

Show you’re and join Team Orange today!

Why get involved?

Join hundreds of staff, students and alumni from Manchester Metropolitan who are already proud Team Orange members taking part in the Great Manchester Run on Sunday, 20th May 2018.

Signing up as part of Team Orange is a great way to show that you’re #McrMetProud and all staff, students and alumni get an exclusive discounted race entry fee as a member.

Getting fit, having fun and making a difference for charity is a big part of the Team Orange #McrMetProud team spirit and if you’re not sure which charity to raise money for, why not choose our Manchester Metropolitan First Generation campaign.

Make sure you link your fundraising efforts to our #McrMetProud Great Manchester Run JustGiving page and let’s celebrate the success together!

Getting your training started

Not sure how to kick-start your Great Manchester Run training?

Whether you’re dusting off those running shoes or setting a new personal best, watch our monthly training tips videos hosted by our Team Orange Trainer (Tom Hindmarch) to help get you over the finish line.

Set your own pace

There are lots of fun ways you can get involved and get training with your Team Orange teammates:

Free sports, activities and classes in Manchester Free sports, activities and classes in Cheshire
10k training programme

10k Tales

Read the latest stories from your Team Orange buddies and find out their #McrMetProud reasons for signing up to the Great Manchester Run.

Share your story

Share your story

What’s your Great Manchester Run story?

Are you running for the first time, wanting to set a new personal best or looking forward to being part of the fantastic Manchester Metropolitan spirit on run day? Whatever the reason for dusting off your running shoes, we would love to hear from you.

Please contact and share your story.

Join Team Orange

Sign up to this year’s Great Manchester Run alongside Manchester Met staff and students now!