Great North Run 2017

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Information

Event type
Running
Date
Distance
Half Marathon
Minimum fundraising
£380
Registration fee
£30
Minimum age

You need to be a minimum of 17 years old to take part in this event.

Contact
0845 052 4184
team@mariecurie.org.uk
Location
Claremount Road
Newcastle
Tyne and Wear

Want to be a part of the world’s biggest and greatest half marathon? Well now's your chance!

Whether you're a seasoned runner or nervous first timer the atmosphere of the Great North Run is electric and promises not to disappoint. Setting off in the heart of Newcastle the course takes you past some of the iconic sights of the city including the Tyne Bridge before finishing in the coastal town of South Shields. With over 57,000 runners taking part including the likes of sporting legend Mo Farah it really can’t be missed and is a great event for everyone.

Why choose Team Marie Curie?

By running for Team Marie Curie you'll be enabling Marie Curie Nurses to continue to provide the essential care to people living with a terminal illness and the vital emotional support to their loved ones. 

 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 will provide you with:

  • a Marie Curie running vest that you can wear with pride
  • dedicated training guides
  • on-hand support from our dedicated fundraising team
  • the loudest cheers along the route
  • an online fundraising pack to help you smash those targets

Charity Places:

Unfortunately our charity places in the Great North Run have now sold out. If you would like to be put on our waiting list please email

team@mariecurie.org.ukwith your full name, address, phone number and your vest size. 

Getting your own place:

The Great North Run ballot will open in January. To be in with a chance of securing your own ballot place do make sure you keep an eye on the official website and sign up to their reminder service 

If you are one of the ones and secure your own place for the Great North Run 2017 we’d love for you to use it and join Team Marie Curie!

Raise sponsorship money online

Want a quick and easy way to start raising money? Set up an online fundraising page and in a just few clicks, you'll be on your way to reaching your sponsorship goal.

Any other questions?

 For more information or to secure your place for this event, please do not hesitate to contact our events team or call 0845 052 4184

Sorry, online registration is no longer available for this event. Please contact us on events@mariecurie.org.uk or call us on 0845 052 4184.

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