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Walk, Jog or Run the length of the Rochdale canal in support of the “We Love Manchester Fund”

Starting in the small town of Sowerby Bridge, you will trek the 55k following mainly the Rochdale canal through the Pennine hills, this is a relatively flat route giving a fantastic view of the Pennine’s without having to trek high into the hills. The event will finish in Manchester City Centre close to Piccadilly Train Station.

You will pass through Rochdale, Failsworth and Chadderton, Littelborough, Tormorden and Hebden Bridge giving some fantastic views of the local countryside.

This is a long distance on a relatively flat route, prior preparation will be key to your success on the event


Route Fully Waymarked
Marshals on hand to assist
Medical Staff
Snacks & Refreshments
Finishers Medals & Certificates
Route Map Provided
Pure Challenge Photographer

Start time will be 8am with an average finishing time of 11 hours (for walkers), a full kit list will be provided within your event pack

£5 from every entry will go directly to the “We Love Manchester Fund” to support those affected by the attacks in Manchester

There is no minimum fundraising requirements for this event we just ask that you raise as much as you can for the “We Love Manchester Emergency Fund”