Morrisons Great North Run 2015

Newcastle - Claremont Road
Half marathon

Get a charity place

You can get a free charity place through us if you pledge to raise a minimum of £400 in sponsorship.

Call 0300 123 5461

Got a place already?

Request your sponsorship pack and join our team.

Join Cancer Research UK at the Morrisons Great North Run, the UK's biggest and best half marathon.

The Morrisons Great North Run can't be beaten. It attracts world class athletes like Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie, is televised by the BBC, and has over 57,000 other runners taking part. What's more, the atmosphere is absolutely electric!

Join our team of over 2,700 runners and run with us at the Morrisons Great North Run.

This event is perfect for that New Years resolution challenge, so kick start your resolution and sign up today.

Join the Cancer Research UK community to receive training and fundraising tips, along with much more, by joining our Facebook event page.

Thanks to you survival rates across all froms of cancer have doubled in the least 40 years, but we can't stop there. With you we can speed up this progress and create even more tomorrows.

Ballot Closed

The general entry ballot is now closed. There are still opportunities to enter by taking one of our charity places call 0300 123 5461 for details.

Race day information

We'll be joining you in Newcastle over the race weekend. Make sure you visit us at the expo, held at the Sage Gateshead, for any last minute tips and cheering equipment.

Any questions? Contact the Sports Team on 0300 123 5461 or email

Did you know...

Cancer Research UK funded the pioneering Million Women Study, which discovered that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) increases the risk of breast and womb cancer, changing the advice given to women about taking it.

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Get a cheering pack

Our pack includes a banner, clapper boards, cheering sticks, balloons, tattoos and running sacks. To get yours,email or call 0300 123 5461.

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