News & events Events Great North Run 9 September 2018 Join #TeamAD for this year’s prestigious Great North Run. Known for it's vibrant, party atmosphere, with the best local support it's an event not to be missed! Officially the world’s biggest half-marathon, the Great North Run takes runners on a 13.1 mile route from Newcastle City Centre to the coast in South Shields. With more than 57,000 runners the atmosphere is unrivalled - the Red Arrows will cheer you on from the sky & it’s all live on the BBC! We’d love you to join the Action Duchenne Great North Run team on one of our limited Charity Places. We’ll give you lots of support, help and advice to set you on the way to fundraising success. Registration fee is £30 (non-refundable), we just ask that you commit to raising a minimum sponsorship pledge of £300 to help fund research and power our vital work. Event Summary: Event date: Sunday 9th September 2018 Location: Newcastle Distance: 13.1 miles Registration fee: £30 (non-refundable) Fundraising target: £300 (exc. Gift Aid) I have my own place: No registration fee, set your own target! Runners will receive: Running Vest Half Marathon Training Pack & Advice Fundraising Pack Fundraising Materials Support from our team until the big day and beyond Get involved: Call Marie on 020 8556 9955 Download fundraising pack to get started Why fundraise for Action Duchenne? Sorry, this event is now sold out.