Great North Run 2023

Woman running the Great North Run

10 Sep 2023


Newcastle upon Tyne

Fundraising pledge: £350

Registration fee: £30

Distance: 13.1 miles

Be part of the largest half marathon in the world and make a huge difference.

About the event

Do something extraordinary and challenge yourself to take on the world's most famous half marathon. Run 13.1 miles starting in Newcastle and running across the Tyne Bridge into Gateshead, along through South Tyneside and the finish line awaits at South Shields. Watch the Red Arrows roar overhead and soak up the amazing atmosphere at this very special race.

Join our team

Thanks to everyone who took part in the 2022 event for Team GOSH! Complete the form below to be the first to hear about our Great North Run 2023 charity places when they become available.

Got your own place in the event?

If you are lucky enough to secure your own place through the Great North Run 2023 ballot, we'd love for you to join Team GOSH and fundraise for seriously ill children.

There is no minimum fundraising commitment; we would only ask you to raise what you can. Plus, as part of Team GOSH you'll get the same great support as our charity place runners.

Why join Team GOSH?

We'll be with you every step of the way. Join us and receive:

  • a digital welcome pack full of tips, advice and fundraising materials
  • a complimentary professional running vest
  • access to professional training plans
  • an amazing post race reception in the charity village
  • cheering posts along the route for your family and friends
  • unlimited support from a dedicated Challenge Events team
  • the satisfaction of knowing you're helping Great Ormond Street Hospital provide world-class care to its young patients and their families 

More information

If you have any questions about the Great North Run or any of our fundraising events, please email

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