Looking to make a day of it? Finding a new or the right trail for you can make all the difference. Get out for a run and find yourself refreshed and energised. We've done some research for you and have found some really nice trails for you to run and explore.
This run can be done as a nice, standalone loop, or can be added on to other routes in central Manchester (such as the ‘runseeing tour’ or Rochdale Canal path.) Start at Blackfriars & Chapel St, and head north on the River Irwell path. The four miles up to The Meadow and Peel Park include pleasant paths and plenty of greenery.
The Rochdale Canal Path route is the most popular canal path run in Manchester. It is possible to run the full 30+ miles of the canal from Manchester to Sowerby Bridge in Yorkshire.
This 3-4-mile run takes in the important sights of the of the older parts of the city, located on the east side of the River Irwell. Begin near Victoria station, taking in Chetham’s Library, the National Football Museum and Manchester Cathedral. Continue on Exchange St. to Cross St., through St Ann’s Square and then Albert’s Square. On the way, you’ll pass St. Ann’s Church, the Town Hall, Manchester Central Library and St. Peter’s Square.
Take a minute to check out and follow the runners below. We've listed them below because we believe they are local running legends and deserve the recognition.
One of the best ways to motivate yourself to get out running is to train for a race or a big running event. We've done a little research and have found some interesting running events coming up that you might be interested in. Check them out.
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