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Great North Run

Apply for a charity place

Sunday 11 September 2022

Secure your place with a Great North Run charity, Save the Children UK! By being involved in the most popular half marathon for charity, you’ll help support the lives of children all over the world!
Join Team Save


Our applications are now open!

We will be in touch in the coming months to let you know whether your application has been successful.

Distance: Half Marathon 

Registration fee: £35

Fundraising pledge: £350

Already have a place?

Were you already part of Team Save and had to defer? Have you been successful in the ballot? Register your place for 2022 here!
Join Team Save

Join Team Save the Children!

If you've got your own place through the ballot and would like to raise money for Save the Children, we'd love to have you on the team.
  • No minimum fundraising pledge for ballot place runners
  • You’ll have access to our exclusive online Challenge Events Hub brought to you by training professionals Realbuzz
  • We’ll send you a Save the Children technical running vest
  • Our cheer squad will be cheering you on during the day
  • VIP post-race celebration , including a well-deserved massage and refreshments
  • One-to-one fundraising support
  • Resources, including social media downloads, posters and collection boxes
  • Access to our Facebook group to share stories and photos.

Best of all - by raising money for Save the Children, you'll be helping to save children's lives.

"I couldn't have run for a better charity. The work Save The Children do is incredible and the support I received off them was endless! Team Save all the way."

Niamh Smit, Great North Run 2016 runner


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