Great North Run

Location: Newcastle
Date: Sunday 12 Sep 2021

Registration: £25
Sponsorship Target: £400
Accessibility: Suitable for wheelchair users, restrictions may apply

Each year we have an incredible team of dedicated participants take part in one of the world’s most popular half marathons. Part of a weekend of sport in the city of Newcastle, the Great North Run is a truly amazing event. Alongside 56,000 runners, the exhilarating 13 mile course takes you through the landmarks and sights of Newcastle before crossing the finish line in South Shields. Get in touch now or fill in an application form to join our Great North Run team in 2021.

Why join the Back Up team?

  • You’ll receive lots of support from our fundraising team with updates and tips to help with your preparation and targets
  • We’ll provide you with a bunch of goodies to help you reach your fundraising goal
  • You’ll receive one of our brightly coloured Back Up T-shirts/running vests to make sure you stand out
  • We’ll have an amazing Back Up cheer team to motivate you on the day!

Two runners taking part in the Great North Run

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If you would like to take part in this amazing challenge or would like more information, then please give Sophie a call on 0208 875 1805 or send her an email.