Events Challenge events Running events Birmingham International Marathon The inaugural Birmingham International Marathon on 15 October is your chance to experience that ultimate finish line moment in the heart of our fantastic city! Whether you're a new runner or you've got hundreds of miles already under your belt, this brand-new marathon route through the UK’s second city will be filled with musical entertainment, our charity cheer bus and thousands of spectators supporting you around the route. How to run for us Simply visit The Great Run website and select Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity when you register. We’ll then send you a fundraising pack and your own iconic red balloon running vest. Already have a place? If you’ve already got a place for the marathon but you’d like to run for us, please complete the 'Already have a place' form below. We’ll then send you a fundraising pack and your own iconic red balloon running vest. #TeamBCH charity place We have 100 free places available which can be applied for by using the form below. Each place has a minimum fundraising target of £600. Charity places will be allocated on by Friday 23 February 2018 Booking for this event has now closed.