Get involved Fundraise Event listings Great North Run The Great North Run is firmly established as Britain's biggest participation event, with 57,000 accepted entrants from across the UK. Starting in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, the course takes in the iconic Tyne Bridge and goes through Gateshead, past the famous international athletics stadium, and finishes in the coastal town of South Shields. Live music, on course refreshments and thousands of cheering supporters will keep you motivated every step of the way. Minimum Sponsorship £195 Already got your own place in the event? Click here to let us know, so we can send you your running pack. Sorry, this event is now sold out. If you complete the form above we will add you to our list of supporters and we will keep you up to date on how you are making a difference to your local NHS. This includes sending you our newsletter and information about fundraising appeals. Any personal details you provide are stored securely. We will never sell your details to any third party. If for any reason you would like to change the way you hear from us, how often you hear from us or would prefer us not contact you in this way please contacts us. *Please note: by providing your mobile number and email address, you consent to receiving email communications and text communications, including fundraising messages from us.