Great North Run 2016

Posted by Anne-Marie on May 25, 2016


Want to take on the world’s greatest half marathon? Well now’s your chance!

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The Great North Run, which takes place on Sunday 11th September, sets off in the heart of Newcastle, the course takes on some the iconic sites of the city including the Tyne Bridge and then finishes in the coastal town of South Shields. With over 56,000 people taking on this event, the atmosphere is like no other and definitely an event you’ll want to be part of!



To guarantee your place please download the application form here and send the completed form to the office, alternatively email and we’ll send you an application form. Registration for the event is free, all we ask is that you pledge to raise a minimum of £250 in sponsorship.

Once we receive your form we will send you a Get A-Head running vest or T-Shirt, sponsorship forms, fundraising posters and links to setting up an online fundraising page, so you can let everyone know about your run. If you have booked your place direct with the organisers you can still raise funds for Get A-Head, set up a Just Giving page by visiting

Alternatively, you can contact Anne-Marie on 0121 371 5046.

We’ve teamed up with Realbuzz to give you the very best training support and advice for your event, which can be downloaded here.