Great North Run


9   Sep  2018





£50 entry fee and £350 fundraising target

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Great North Run 2018


Join Team SportsAid!

Sign up now to secure of our 5 guaranteed SportsAid places in the 2018 Great North Run. This hugely popular event starts in Newcastle upon Tyne and leads you on a 13.1 mile course all the way from the iconic Tyne Bridge, right out towards the coast in South Shields. It is arguably the most iconic half marathons in the world and an event not to be missed!

Why run for SportsAid?

Your support will play a big part in the success of British sport – helping our next generation of sports stars to compete at their best.
Many of Britain’s most successful athletes are SportsAid alumni: Sir Steve Redgrave, Paula Radcliffe MBE, Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson, Dame Kelly Holmes, Sir Chris Hoy, Rebecca Adlington OBE, Sir Bradley Wiggins, Christine Ohuruogu MBE, and many more. By raising money for SportsAid, you can help our heroes of the future reach the same heights.

Key details

  • Entry Fee: £50 (non-refundable unless you get a place in the ballot)
  • Fundraising Pledge: £350 (excluding Gift Aid)

Our Great North Run package includes:

  • Expert fundraising advice, ideas and support
  • Training advice and tips
  • A free SportsAid running vest
  • A designated contact at SportsAid to help with any questions you have along the way and support you all the way to the finishing line

Have a ballot place?

You can join our team and access all of the benefits outlined above. There is no fundraising target, we just ask you to raise as much as you can! Email Grace Hughes on to join Team SportsAid.




Great North Run
Newcastle upon Tyne

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