The Great North 10k

Runners in Newcastle
Gateshead - Tyne and Wear

Get your place now

  1. Sign up at the The Great North 10k website
  2. Get a sponsorship pack from us
  3. Get set and go!

Got a place already?

Request your sponsorship pack and join our team.

Run the north's biggest 10k, The Great North 10k, for Cancer Research UK. 

Starting outside the Gateshead International Stadium, the course will take in landmarks, such as Quayside including the Baltic, the Sage and The Gateshead Millenium Bridge.

Once you’ve completed the 10k why not take on a new challenge and sign up for the Great North Run in September. To find out more, please click here.

Join our team at The Great North 10k to help beat cancer sooner.

Race day information

Unfortunately due to the huge number of events at this time of year, the Sports Team are not able to attend the The Great North 10k. But fear not, we will be here every step of the way to help you with your training and fundraising and are always at the end of the phone should you need us! Please do encourage your friends and family to come and cheer you on and we look forward to hearing how race day went. Please do share your stories with us via and 0300 123 5461.

Any questions? Click here to read our most frequently asked questions, which should provide you with all the information you need. Or, you can contact the Sports Team on 0300 123 5461.

Did you know...

Cancer Research UK issued our first warning on the link between sun exposure and skin cancer back in 1935, and continue to highlight the importance of enjoying the sun safely.

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