Final call to take part in Solihull Half Marathon - The Solihull Observer

Final call to take part in Solihull Half Marathon

Solihull Editorial 5th Aug, 2023   0

THE FINAL call is being put out for runners to grab their trainers and sign up to this year’s Solihull Half Marathon.

The third annual event takes place on August 13 is open to 10k runners and, for the first time, a junior race which starts at Malvern Park, in Solihull Town Centre go through the town centre.

Half Marathon Runners and 10k runners will head out towards Knowle before making their way back to Malvern Park – via the scenic route for half marathon participants.

Runners can choose to fundraise for Acorns Children’s Hospice when they take on the challenge.

Organisers, RunThrough, say they are a mission to inspire a more active nation through running and the provision of quality, inclusive event experiences for runners of all ages and abilities.

They added the Solihull 10k, Half Marathon and Kids Race will be no exception, providing event options for all ages and abilities as well as being sure to deliver RunThrough’s unmatchable warm and welcoming environment that they are known for at each and every one of their events.

Matt Wood, co-founder of RunThrough, said: “We are delighted to be returning to Solihull for a third consecutive year and to be adding a Kids Race to the event options is fantastic, giving kids a chance to take part and hopefully fall in love with the sport.

” We are extremely grateful to Solihull Council for their support and collaboration, enabling us to put on what is set to be a fantastic event.”

For more or to register click here where there is also the option to select to run for charity.

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