Join almost 60,000 other runners and secure your charity place in the world's biggest half marathon, the Great North Run. 1.5k Mini run & 4k Junior run for the kids too!
- fill in the enquiry form for full details
The Great North Run, as the name suggests, is great in every sense. It’s an exhilarating challenge, completing the course is a great achievement and, perhaps most importantly of all, it’s a great way to raise money for a well deserving charity.
It is, without exception, the world's greatest half marathon as you and almost 60,000 others will know as you line up in the centre of Newcastle and head out through Gateshead and South Tyneside before arriving, sufficiently pleased with yourself and, quite probably, exhausted, in South Shields.
Extra motivation and support will come in the form of the many ‘Bands on the Run’ spread along the course, as well as thousands of other runners and the internal desire to reach your goal.
SIGN UP FOR free + MINIMUM SPONSORSHIP
To secure your charity place in Great North Run, fill in the yellow enquiry form to find out everything you need to know about taking part.
Want to list your event?Register here and list it free!
Need to update your event?Login here
The Science of Saving Lives.
Meningitis and septicaemia are devastating diseases which can kill and cause serious disability within hours. They can affect anyone - but infants under the age of 5 are especially vulnerable. Our vision is a world free from these diseases, where 1000s of people around the world are not killed every day. Meningitis Research Foundation supports research to prevent, detect and treat the diseases, and works at all levels to help sufferers and their families.
Sign up now & get the latest event updates in your Inbox every week!
Things to do in an urban environment - everything from city walks to traffic-free rides.
Events, challenges and trips aimed at those starting out, trying something new, or just looking for a fun day out.
Focus on upcoming new destinations and events - as well as many traditional favourites such as London to Paris.
Everything from mountain biking to trail running - and what's great about going off the radar to find your outdoor escape.
Everything you need to help you choose between Kilimanjaro, Everest base camp, the Great Wall, Machu Picchu and more.
Limited charity places are available from
Meningitis Research Foundation for
Great North Run on
Fill in the enquiry form to find out everything you need to know about taking part:
July to September - 7 days from £580
Also at locations north of Manchester
9th July - flat and iconic course
Based around London and Surrey
Swim-Bike-Run - three times the fun
24th Sept - free goody bag + event photos
June/July/August - 8 days from €859
30th April - electric party atmosphere
The UK's leading altitude training facility
2nd July - 23, 34 or 51 miles