8 September 2019

Great North Run

The Great North Run is the largest half marathon in the world, taking place annually in North East England each September.

Great North Run logo

Where and when

Sunday 8 September 2019, Newcastle upon Tyne

Minimum sponsorship fundraising amount


Registration fee


How to enter

The ballot on the Great North Run website has now closed. You can still register with Brooke for a charity place (registration fee is £20). These places have now run out. to sign up for our charity place waiting list please email [email protected]

Got a place in the ballot?

latest news

Bestselling Yorkshire children’s author Hannah Russell is taking on the Simplyhealth Great North Run on Sunday 8 September to raise funds for Brooke.

About the Great North Run

Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne, the 13.1 mile route takes runners through the city centre towards the River Tyne where thousands of people will cross over the iconic Tyne Bridge, taking in the welcoming sights along the way.

How we'll support you

  • A support pack full of fundraising and training advice.
  • Support and advice from our dedicated Fundraising Team.
  • Regular e-newsletters to keep you updated.
  • Fundraising materials including balloons, banners and collection tins.
  • Your own special running vest.

Join Team Brooke today. If you have your own place, there is no fundraising target, we just ask you to raise what you can and we will be here to support you every step of the way

gift aid

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