Belfast will host the 2017 event on Bank Holiday Monday 1st May. Over 17,500 runners are expected to hit the streets of North, South, East and West of the City.
The event has grown with the inclusion of new sponsors which now include Deep RiverRock, Belfast City Council, U105, ASICS, Daily Mirror, Translink, Athletics Northern Ireland, Linwoods, Belfast Live, Centra, White's Oats, Podium 4 Sport, U105 and Tayto.
The official nominated charity for the 2017 event is Mencap. Please Run, walk, wheel or relay and fundraise for Mencap Northern Ireland to help children and young people with a learning disability – visit www.mencapbigstepforward.org for more details.
The route will remain the same as the 2016 event; starting at the City Hall and finishing at Ormeau Park.