Simplyhealth Great North Run 2018

09/09/2018

Great North Run 2018

Join us

Take part in this iconic half marathon taking you from the centre of Newcastle to the stunning coast line of South Shields. With over 55,000 runners this race fills fast, so don’t miss out.

How to enter

Unfortunately our Macmillan Charity Places for the Great North Run 2018 are now sold out. If you would like to join our waiting list, please e-mail Running@macmillan.org.uk with you name and phone number.

Get Your Own Place

If you are lucky enough to get a spot in the Great North Run ballot then we'd love to have you on our team - simply click the ‘I have my own place’ button. There’s no minimum sponsorship, just raise as much as you can!

What do I get as part of #TeamMacmillan?

Whichever way you choose to join Team Macmillan, we’ll support you every step of the way with:

  • Our bumper fundraising pack, access to our online training zone and loads of fundraising tips and tricks.
  • Your free Team Macmillan technical running vest or t-shirt, plus iron on letters to customise your kit.
  • Regular e-newsletters to keep you up to date with Macmillan's news and activities.
  • And of course... the loudest and most supportive cheerers on the course!

    Most importantly we will provide you with a reason to put in those months of training and fundraising, because you know that your efforts will help ensure that no one faces cancer alone.

    The minimum age for this event is 18 years old

    Please make sure you read our Terms and Conditions before signing up.

    If you have any questions, email us at running@macmillan.org.uk or call on 020 7840 7878.

    Kick start your fundraising

    Set up your JustGiving Page today.

    Volunteer With Us

    If you have any friends and family who'd like to come and support you on the day, we'd love them to join our volunteer team! To find out more visit our Volunteering Village.

'Wearing the iconic green running vest gave me a sense of pride.'

Anthony, Great North Run Team Macmillan Runner

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Organise your own event

Get your plans rolling. We've got advice, support, materials and fundraisers who'd love to help you create a great event.

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Go your own way

If you've decided to take on a different challenge for Macmillan, we'd still love you on the Team.

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Make your event a success

Have a look through the latest news, tips, advice and support from our fundraising team. Whether you're cycling, swimming, running of trekking, we've got some top tips for you.