The world's most famous half marathon. Are you ready to take on the challenge?

 Newcastle-Gateshead-South Shields  Sunday 9 September 2018
  £350 minimum sponsorship   £50 standard registration fee
  13.1 miles/21 kilometres

Charity places - now CLOSED

Unfortunately, our charity places for 2018 are now full! If you’d like to register your interest for the 2019 event, please complete the register your interest form below and someone from the events team will be in touch. 

Register your interest for 2019

What if I have my own place in the official Great North Run ballot?

If you've secured your own place in the Great North Run ballot. You can still run for The National Autistic Society and get all the perks of running with our supportive team – we would love to have you!

All you need to do is complete our online form, to let us know that you have received your own place and want to use it to run for #TeamAutism!

Use your own place to run with us

Run with us and we will support you with:

  • dedicated training support, with a comprehensive guide, including nutrition, kit and advice on avoiding injury
  • dedicated fundraising support from our Events Fundraising Assistant, John
  • free running vest
  • sponsor forms.

Find out more

For more information about the Great North run, download our Great North run 2018 fact sheet or to register your interest, contact us at: