The Great North Run

Fundraising Event

Join 1000s of others this year for the Great North Run!

The 13.1 mile route through Newcastle to South Shields has become the biggest half marathon in the world. More than a million people have completed it since it was first staged in 1981, including over 43,000 in 2017. 

Cost: £30 registration fee, and £350 fundraising target for RedR UK.

Every year RedR UK get a limited number of charity places for the Great North Run. We ask all interested in taking part to complete a short application form by June 14. In return for your support, the RedR UK team will be on hand to provide resources, support and guidance every step of the way!

If you have any questions or would like an application form, please get in touch with the fundraising team on 0207 840 6025 or on

Course Overview

Course Length
1 day
Newcastle, UK


Our Great North Run places are all allocated now - we would love for you to still run for RedR so please email to find out where else you can take on the challenge!