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Great North Run

September 8

8th September 2024

The AJ Bell Great North Run is the biggest and most popular half marathon in the UK and the most successful running event in the world. Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne the 13.1 mile closed road route takes in all of the city’s iconic sites and finishing along the seafront road at South Shields.

Our charity places are now full! If you have your own place you can still join #TeamWinston – just click on ‘I have my own place’ to let us know and start raising money for Winston’s Wish.

Please click here for terms and conditions and view the Great North Run website for the event terms and conditions.

South East running events for Winston's Wish

What you’ll get from us

  • A Winston’s Wish running vest
  • A personalised iTab medal with your name and finish time, after the race
  • Charity branded shoelaces
  • Training support and resources from our training partner GH Training, including access to a training app
  • Support from our dedicated Sports and Challenges Officer
  • Fundraising resources
  • Access to our ‘Team Winston’ Facebook group for fundraising ideas, training tips and motivational stories


Newcastle upon Tyne,