Great North Run runners

 Newcastle-Gateshead-South Shields  Sunday 8 September 2019
  £350 minimum sponsorship target   £50 standard registration fee
  13.1 miles/21 kilometres

The world's most famous half marathon. Are you ready to take on the challenge alongside 43,000 other runners?

Charity place application

Our charity places for for the Great North Run 2019 have now sold out. 

If you have any questions, you can get in touch with us at 

What if I have a place in the ballot?

If you've secured your own place in the Great North Run 2019 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!


I've got a ballot place


How we will support you

We would love you to join our Great North Run team. Everyone who runs with the National Autistic Society receives:

  • our fundraising and training guide to help you every step of the way
  • dedicated support from the Events Team
  • a free running vest to show off your support for #TeamAutism!
  • a warm welcome on the day from our events team.

Helpful information

Frequently asked questions (download our PDF) 

Fundraising guide  

Training guide

For more information or any questions you may have, email or call our Supporter Care Team on 0808 800 1050