The Facts

  • Sunday 8th September 2019
  • Newcastle to South Shields
  • Distance: 13.1miles
  • Entry fee: £25
  • Minimum sponsorship: £400

Great North Run 2019

08 September 2019
Run the Great North Run 2019 with The Children's Trust! Join The Children's Trusts' Great North Run 2019 team on Sunday 8 September 2019! We ask for a £25 registration fee and for you to raise a minimum of £400 – we will of course help support you in order to achieve this. The Great North Run is the largest half marathon in the world! It starts by the Great North Museum: Hancock in Newcastle upon Tyne, the 13.1 mile course is lined with supporters all the way from the iconic Tyne Bridge, right out towards the coast in South Shields. You will be part of 50,000 runners pounding the streets of the North East! As a runner in our team you will receive:
  • Runners pack including fundraising advice, training tips and sponsorship forms
  • Running vest or t-shirt
  • Support with promoting your participation in the Great North Run to your local media to help increase sponsorship donations 
If you have your own place for the Great North Run, we would love to have you in our team! There is no minimum sponsorship, and you still receive the same benefits as the rest of the team. For more information please visit the Great North Run Website  If you have any questions or would like to secure one of our charity places please contact Hannah Vince on 01737 36 4303 or  If you're lucky enough to secure your own place in the Simplyhealth Great North Run ballot, we would love to have you join our team.  There’s no minimum sponsorship for own place runners, simply raise what you can. Once you know you've got a place in the ballot, please do let us know on the contact details above. 
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