The Great North Run is the UK's biggest half marathon on 8thth September, with 57,000 runners pounding the streets of Newcastle.

Taking part in this 13.1-mile run, you will start running over the iconic Tyne Bridge and finish along the seafront in South Shields. Shown live on the BBC, the Great North Run creates an incredible atmosphere and a very memorable day for all involved. 

What you need to know

  • Registration is at a reduced cost of £25 with a minimum sponsorship of £375 to be raised which will support us to care for local children and families.
  • You will receive a bespoke Hope House and Tŷ Gobaith running vest to wear with pride on the day, which you can get your name printed on for an extra cost.
  • The minimum age on race day is 17.
  • All finishers will receive a Great North Run T-shirt and finishers medal.

*Please note: Your registration fee is non-refundable and you are agreeing to raise £375 minimum sponsorship by signing up for this event.

If you have your own place in the Great North Run and would like to run for us, please email [email protected].

Thank you for your interest in the Great North Run. Unfortunately, online booking for this event has closed. However, we have other places for running events, please contact the Fundraising Team on 01691 671671 or email [email protected] for further information or to enquire.

Thanks so much for your support.