Simplyhealth Great North Run

Join our team and take part in one of the UK's biggest half marathons in Newcastle on 9th September 2018.

Apply for your place


Action for Children has guaranteed places in the 2018 Great North Run and we'd be thrilled to welcome you to our team of running stars.   

Your local fundraiser will support you every step of the way by providing helpful fundraising ideas and advice.  We'll provide you with a technical Action for Children running vest and you’ll have access to our finishers' marquee in the charity village on the big day, where you can come for a well-earned leg massage and cuppa.

Join Action for Children at the world famous Great North Run, the world's biggest half marathon and raise money to help the UK’s most disadvantaged children, young people and their families.

Registration fee: £40

Minimum Sponsorship: £300


Have any questions?

Contact the Great North Run team on: 

Alternatively, check out the official Great North Run website.

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