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Great North Run 2019
8th September 2019 - Newcastle, England
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Distance: 13.1 miles

Thank you for your interest in running for Worldwide Cancer Research. Our charity spaces for 2019 are now full but if you’re already signed up to run this year’s Great North Run and you’d like to fundraise for us, please contact Matt on

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.

If you have your own place via the ballot we would love to have you on our team! Please click here to register your own place, no fundraising target, all we ask is you raise as much as you can.

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. £350 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 plans
  • 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 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


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