Events Challenge events Running events Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run -6 days -4 hours -38 mins -8 secs Join #TeamBCH and take on the iconic Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Half Marathon on 15 October. The Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run is now established as the second biggest half marathon in the UK, with our city coming alive with thousands of runners pounding the streets as they tick off 13.1 miles, encouraged by on-course bands, entertainment and cheering crowds. Since 2011 over 4,000 of you have taken part in this event for our hospital, raising a staggering £1.6million. This year you can make a difference too by joining #TeamBCH. 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 75 free places available which can be applied for by using the form below. Each place has a minimum fundraising target of £350. Charity places will be allocated on by Friday 29 June 2018 Booking for this event has now closed.