Putting our region's cancer needs first

Great North Run


Run for research and take part in the world's biggest half marathon with 57,000 other determined and dedicated runners.


Date: Sunday 8 September 2024

Entry Fee: Free        Sponsorship: £300

Location: Newcastle

Distance: Half Marathon

Join us for the Great North Run - the World’s biggest and best half marathon – famous for its warm North East welcome and unbeatable atmosphere!

Why choose #TeamNWCR?

By running for #TeamNwcr you'll be supporting life-saving research for years to come and helping us in our mission for a cancer-free future for our region. 

As part of our team, you’ll receive fantastic support from the moment you sign up all the way until you cross that finish line. We'll provide you with a fundraising pack and unlimited support in the run-up to and during the event and reward you with a bespoke North West Cancer Research medal to commemorate your achievement! 

If you would like to run for research and raise money for us, email [email protected].


Run for research at the Great North Run

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