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Great North Run 2020

Distance: 13.1 miles
Cost: £15
Fundraising target: £350

This iconic event is recognised as one of the world’s biggest and best half marathons, so why not don your running shoes and join over 57,000 people taking part? The atmospheric route, lined by thousands of cheering crowds, takes you from Newcastle's city centre, over the famous Tyne Bridge and across to South Shields.

Why join us? 

Join Team Worldwide today and you will be supporting life-saving cancer research in the UK and across the globe. As a small charity we rely on public donations, so your support means the world to us. £350 can help find and fund the bold new ideas that will find potential cures for cancer and end people's suffering.

Register your interest

Places for this event are not yet open, but please register your interest in running for us using the form on this page.

Once your place is confirmed, you'll receive:

  • A welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to professional training plans
  • Unlimited support from our Events Team
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A free charity running vest or technical t-shirt
  • Fundraising materials

If you would like to learn more, please contact Matt in our Events Team on +44 (0)300 777 7910 or email events@worldwidecancerresearch.org

Brighton Marathon 2020

Registration fee: £24. 20% early bird discount (from £30)
Minimum Fundraising Target: £500

Join us for one of the UK’s favourite 26.2 milers on the south coast.

With a stunning backdrop of the sea in one of the country’s most vibrant cities, it’s easy to see why the Brighton Marathon gets bigger and better every year. Renowned for its buzzing atmosphere and roaring support, the course winds through the city streets, finishing up on the spectacular Brighton seafront.

Be part of an exciting weekend of fun and running which last year attracted more than 16,000 from all over the UK!

If you already have your own place in the race and would like to support our charity, we would love to hear from you.

Why join us?

Join Team Worldwide today and you will be supporting life-saving cancer research in the UK and across the globe. As a small charity we rely on public donations, your support means the world to us. £500 can help find and fund the bold new ideas that will find potential cures for cancer and end people's suffering.

You will receive:

  • A welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to our online training zone
  • Unlimited support our dedicated Events team
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A free charity running vest

If you would like to learn more, please contact our events team on +44 (0)300 777 7910, or email events@worldwidecancerresearch.org.

Apply online
Sign up for a place - just fill in our quick application form and a member of Team Worldwide will get back you you. Good luck!

Hackney Half Marathon 2020

Registration Fee: £25
Minimum Fundraising Target: 
£275

The Hackney Half Marathon 2020 is a fast and flat route through this vibrant and multicultural part of East London. Plus you’ll get to run through Hackney’s many beautiful parks and green spaces, as well as running through the iconic Queen Elizabeth Park.

If you already have your own place in the event and would like to support our charity, we would love to hear from you.

Why join us?

Join Team Worldwide today and you will be supporting life-saving cancer research in the UK and across the globe. As a small charity we rely on public donations, your support means the world to us. £275 can help find and fund the bold new ideas that will find potential cures for cancer and end people's suffering.

You will receive 

  • A welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to professional training zone
  • Unlimited support from Matt, our dedicated Events team member
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A free charity running vest

If you would like to learn more, please contact the Fundraising Team on +44 (0)300 777 7910 or email events@worldwidecancerresearch.org