Great North Run 2018

Event details

  • When: 9 September 2018Great North Run. Credit: North News
  • Where: Newcastle to South Shields
  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Registration fee: £35
  • Minimum sponsorship: £350

Join #teamSJA

The hugely popular Great North Run is the world's largest half marathon with over 55,000 runners taking to the streets of Newcastle. Live music, on course refreshment and thousands of cheering supporters will keep you motivated every step of the way.

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How we'll support you

Join team St John Ambulance and we'll support you every step of the way. In return for all your hard work and commitment, we will provide you with:

  • • fundraising and fitness advice
  • • a running vest
  • • regular fundraising support from the St John Ambulance Events team
  • • publicity support and advice from the St John Ambulance PR team
  • • a souvenir certificate.

'I was really proud to be running for St John Ambulance, especially when I saw two people collapse, and the St John Ambulance team were right there to help them.'

- Yoko Okada, runner

Already got a place in the Great North Run?

If you already have your own place, we would love to have you on our team. We don’t have a minimum sponsorship target, but any funds you can raise would be hugely appreciated.


For any questions please email us or call 020 7324 4168.

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