The Simplyhealth Great North Run is the premier event in the Great Run series and firmly established as the world's greatest half marathon.

Starting in Newcastle, the course takes in the iconic Tyne Bridge, goes through Gateshead passing the famous international athletics stadium and finishes in the coastal town of South Shields. Live music, the red arrows, on-course refreshments and thousands of cheering supporters will keep you motivated every step of the way.

Secure a charity place

We would love you to join #TeamBones! We ask that you pledge to raise the minimum fundraising target displayed on this page and in return we'll provide all the support you need to make your challenge a huge success. To secure one of our guaranteed charity places simply click the ‘Join #TeamBones’ button and complete an online application form.

I’ve got my own place

If you have secured your on place in the event we would love for you to join our team! You will receive the same support as a charity place participant and there is no fundraising target, we simply ask that you raise as much as you can. To join the team follow the 'I have my own place' link and complete the online form.

Why join #TeamBones

As part of #TeamBones you will receive all of this…

  • A free fundraising pack
  • Technical #TeamBones running top
  • Iron on letters to personalise your running top
  • A dedicated contact to support you with your challenge
  • Free cheer packs to hand out to you supporters for race day

Most importantly we will provide you with an incredible reason to put in those months of training and fundraising, because you know that your efforts are going towards saving lives and improving outcomes for people affected by primary bone cancer.

If you have any questions please email us at fundraising@bcrt.org.uk