Great North Run
Great North Run


13.1 miles

Free event t-shirt

Training guide

Personal trainer support

Fundraising support

Shelter running vest

Shelter cycling jersey

Cheerers on course

Post-event reception


Registration fee £50

Sponsorship pledge £300

Great North Run

The Great North Run is an iconic event combining the next level of long-distance running with a world-class street party – that’s why so many runners come back year after year.

Along the course you’ll take in the iconic Tyne Bridge, run through Gateshead and end by the sea in South Shields. There’s live music, refreshments and enthusiastic supporters to keep you motivated, whatever the weather!

Join Team Shelter to help fight homelessness, and we’ll be with you from start to finish.

‘Join Team Shelter for this incredible experience – the crowd were amazing and I loved every minute of it!’
John, Team Shelter runner, Great North Run 2013

CALL 0344 515 1190

Apply to enter Great North Run

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Your Shelter running vest

Keeping you involved

Once you've registered, we'll be in touch before and after the event, giving you regular updates.

We'd also love to keep you updated on the fight to end homelessness and bad housing. Just leave the box below ticked and we will keep you posted about Shelter's wider work.

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