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About this event

Join our Great North Run team for 2020 and be part of the largest half marathon in the world!

Experience iconic landmarks and electric atmosphere as you run through the streets of Newcastle upon Tyne and South Shields. Join over 55,000 other runners taking on the world-famous route on Sunday the 13th of September. We’ll support you every step of the way.

Our 2020 Great North Run team

Registration for charity places has now closed. If you were successful in getting a place in the ballot, we’d love to have you on our team. Please fill out the form below to join our team.

What to expect from Children with Cancer UK

As part of our team, you will receive the following support from us:

  • A fundraising pack containing lots of training and fundraising advice
  • Regular emails providing top tips
  • A running vest to wear with pride on the day
  • Cheer points around the course on Race Day
  • Refreshments at the post-race charity village

Location & Date

  • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • September 13, 2020

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Join our Team

Charity Place

If you would like one of our charity places to run the Great North Run 2020, please complete the form below.

Registration fee: £30

Fundraising Target: £250

Charity Place Form

Own Place

If you’re lucky enough to have your own place, we’d love to have you on our team.
Register for FREE using the Own Place form below.

Registration fee £0
Fundraising target: as much as possible

Own Place Form

The Great North Run Registration Forms

If you would like one of our charity places to run the Great North Run 2020, please complete the form below.

Registration fee: £30
Fundraising Target: £250

If you’re lucky enough to have your own place, we’d love to have you on our team.
Register for FREE using the Own Place form below.

Registration fee £0
Fundraising target: as much as possible

  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
  • I would like to be contacted by Children with Cancer UK about taking part in their challenge events, including the Great North Run, as well as their charitable work. Please contact me by:

If you would like one of our charity places to run the Great North Run 2020, please complete the form below.

Registration fee: £30
Fundraising Target: £250

If you’re lucky enough to have your own place, we’d love to have you on our team.
Register for FREE using the Own Place form below.

Registration fee £0
Fundraising target: as much as possible

  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
  • I would like to be contacted by Children with Cancer UK about taking part in their challenge events, including the Great North Run, as well as their charitable work. Please contact me by:

The Great North Run Gallery

Runners posing for a picture at The Great North Run
A group of runners at The Great North Run
The Great North Run
Children with Cancer UK @ CwC_UK

(2/3) “The intensive stage was hard on her body and the severity of the chemotherapy became evident in January when Sophia suffered a seizure relating to a procedure she’d had the previous week." Continue to follow Sophia’s #ChildhoodCancerJourney on our social channels this week https://t.co/5aRB6oVgUm

Children with Cancer UK @ CwC_UK

“It’s okay to feel sad in remission”. Watch Ellie’s #vlog to hear her hints and tips for staying afloat during her first year in remission: https://t.co/Ywffu2qdZ6 #ChildhoodCancer #Remission https://t.co/AWp4bvoJYp

Children with Cancer UK @ CwC_UK

(1/3) “In June 2017, Sophia was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) at the age of just two. Sophia was immediately admitted to hospital." This week, we’re following Sophia’s #ChildhoodCancerJourney. Follow us on our social media channels for the full story. https://t.co/iue60TdREx