Woman running the Great North Run

Simplyhealth Great North Run

Join us at the Great North Run on Sunday 13 September 2020.

Want to take part in the world's most popular half marathon? This iconic race has a fantastic atmosphere, starting in the heart of Newcastle and finishing along the seafront at South Shields. We'd love to have you on our team!

How to get a place in the Great North Run

Get an MS Society charity place

Secure your place today for just £35.

We also ask you to pledge to raise £300 in sponsorship (excluding Gift Aid).


Get a charity place

Use your own place

If you already have your own place in the event, we’d love to have you on the team.

Once you know you have your own place, you can register to run for us by clicking the button below.

As an own place runner you don’t have a minimum sponsorship, but can raise as much as you can.

I have my own place

Your MS Superstar VIP package

When you fundraise with us you'll receive:

  • a personalised MS Society running vest to to make you look the part on the day
  • a welcome pack crammed with fundraising tips and materials to help you reach your goal
  • support from our dedicated events team to help you achieve your goals
  • support from the loudest cheer squads on the course
  • cheer packs for your supporters, so they can boost you to the finish line!
  • a post-race party with a sports massage, food, and a chance to meet your teammates!

Can't make this date?

Fancy a different challenge?
If this isn't the event for you, get in touch to find out what else we have in store