Bupa Great North Run
Join our team for the UK's biggest half
- Date: 15 September 2013
- Where: Newcastle to South Shields
- Distance: 13.1 miles
- Minimum sponsorship: £350 for a charity
- Registration fee: £35
With 55,000 runners taking part, the Great North Run is a truly
The course runs from Newcastle to South Shields, and the
atmosphere along the route is second to none!
Our 2012 team included Victoria Haworth (pictured right). She
ran for her grandad who has Parkinson's.
Run for us
Our work is totally dependent on
donations. Your support will help us find a
cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's.
All our runners receive a fundraising pack, sponsorship forms
and running vest. We'll support you through your training and
fundraising, and be there to cheer you on the day.
View photos from the 2012 Great North Run on
I thought the atmosphere was fantastic. I was emotional at the end and I'm pleased to have been able to raise awareness of Parkinson's by taking part.
Victoria Haworth, who ran in 2012
Join our team
Get a Parkinson's UK charity place
To apply for one of our guaranteed entry places, please complete
and return a copy of our registration form (Word,
Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis.
With each charity place we ask for a registration fee of £35 and
a minimum sponsorship of £350.
It's important to consider this carefully before applying - we
rely on the sponsorship raised to fund our work improving the lives
of people with Parkinson's.
If you have your own place
The ballot has now closed but if you've got your own
place we'd love to support you! Please complete and return our
registration form (Word, 261KB)
to join our team.