Great North Run, 08 September

The 2024 AJ Bell Great North Run ballot is drawn and confirmed as the biggest ever. If you missed out on a ballot place, you can still join us on the start line. There are lots of incredible organisations who would love to have you on their team at this year’s AJ Bell Great North Run. Take a look at the full list of charities below and choose a cause close to your heart. Charity places get snapped up quickly though, so sign up as soon as you can.

The AJ Bell Great North Run is the world’s biggest and best half marathon, with 60,000 runners taking on the 13.1-mile route from Newcastle to South Shields each year. It’s famous for its inclusive atmosphere, unbeatable on-route entertainment, and warm Geordie welcome, not to mention the millions raised each year for worthy causes. From the rush of thousands of cheering spectators to the oggy-oggy-oggy chants, Great North Run magic can be hard to understand – until you’ve experienced it for yourself.

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