Great North Run

Smiling woman wearing green Refugee Action running vest during the course of a run

Run the Great North Run for refugee rights

Take part in the world's biggest half marathon in aid of refugees in the UK.

Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne the route takes runners through the city centre towards the River Tyne where thousands of people will cross over the iconic Tyne Bridge.

Travel through Gateshead towards the coast and enjoy an amazing view of the sea on your final stretch before the finish line. Be part of this unique event and help refugees begin their lives again.

Ready to go?

Find out more about the race, or if you feel ready, sign up for it now!

Have your own place?

Get in touch today to order your fundraising pack.

Our Events team is here to help you so do get in touch with any queries on 0845 894 2536 or by email.

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