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The Great North Run 2019

Whatever your aims are for 2019, make sure the Great North Run is one of them! Join 57,000 people in the world’s most iconic half marathon and raise money for a local cause.

The Great North Run, the world’s largest half-marathon will be taking place on Sunday 8th September 2019 and the Children’s Foundation have a limited number of charity places available!

Over the years, The Children’s Foundations runners have raised an enormous amount of money to help the children and young people across the North East that are dealing with distress, disadvantage and disability.

This year will be the 39th year of the run, with over £15 million being raised for causes big and small by runners in 2018. Last year also saw a record number taking part in the 13.1 mile journey from Newcastle to South Shields.

Entry costs £56 with a minumun sponsorship of £200.

By joining Team TCF you will receive:

The money raised from the Great North Run will help us to continue our work improving the health and wellbeing of children and young people from across the North East. 

If you’re feeling motivated and up to the challenge, email Oluwanisola.Oyefeko@nuth.nhs.uk to find out more and or send in an entry form.


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