Join Team Orange

Be part of the team

Join Team Orange

Registration to join Team Orange is now closed. Watch this space for more information about the Great Manchester Run, including how you can come and support and cheer for the team on Sunday 19 May.

Watch our Great Manchester Run

Last year over 450 Manchester Met staff, students and alumni showed that they were #McrMetProud and joined Team Orange for the Great Manchester Run.

Getting started

The University has lots of free sports and fitness classes on the Active Campus programme to help you get started with your training.

You can also follow one of our dedicated 10k running plans to help you set your own pace.

16 Week Introductory 12 Week Improver 10 Week Challenger 8 Week Run-Walk 6 Week Blitz

Remember, whether you’re running, jogging or walking - the Team Orange spirit will get you over the finish line.

10k Tales

Need some inspiration? Meet some of the 2018 Team Orange runners and read their #McrMetProud reasons for taking part. If you would like to share your story whilst encouraging others to get involved in this fantastic event, please get in touch with us.

Share your story

Tom's 10k Blog

Tom Hindmarch is the Faculty of Business and Law’s Project and Marketing Assistant and one of our MMU Sport run leaders. Last year, he was Team Orange’s fastest runner and this year wants to train as many people as possible to join the team.

Here, Tom will share all of his hints and tips to get you over the 10k finish line in May.

Team Orange

See you at the starting line on 19 May 2019!