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Be part of the World’s Biggest half marathon in 2022. Details on how to get involved below...
GNR 2022

The Great North Run is the world’s largest half marathon with an incredible atmosphere, starting in Newcastle upon Tyne and finishing by the sea in South Shields. It’s a fantastic event for all, whether you’re after a personal best or just wanting to be a part of something special.

Secure a guaranteed place directly with Tyneside and Northumberland Mind by completing a charity place registration form here, or use your ballot place to join our team and receive a run t-shirt or vest, fundraising pack and our support by completing our ‘register your ballot place application’ here All funds raised by you will support local mental health services throughout our area.


By supporting Mind, you can help ensure no one in our region has to face a mental health problem alone.

Registration fee £50.00

Minimum fundraising target £250.00

Minimum age 17

How do I get a charity place?
If you don’t already have a place, we have a few charity places left, email fundraising@tynesidemind.org.uk for an application form.

There are no public places for the run in 2022 as most have transferred from last year’s cancelled run. However, Tyneside and Northumberland Mind have a few places left, so hurry to secure yours. You will just need to pay a £50 deposit and pledge to raise another £250.00 to support our local mental health services.

Ballot Place
If you already have a ballot place order your Mind running t-shirt or vest and fundraising pack and join our team here.

We can support you
How we’ll support you Whether you are a seasoned runner or a first-timer, Tyneside and Northumberland Mind will be with you every step of the way. We offer all our runners a fantastic support package. We will do all that we can to ensure that your Great North Run experience is one you will never forget.

What to expect when you join our team

  • Lots of brilliant fundraising advice and support
  • A fundraising pack as well as regular e-newsletter and updates
  • A Tyneside and Northumberland Mind running t-shirt or vest with your name on
  • A post-race reception with refreshments & celebrations!
  • A dedicated and experienced Fundraising Officer to provide support and advice along the way
  • A chance to join our exclusive GNR 2022 facebook group


If you have any questions, you might find your answer in our FAQs we can provide or you can send us an email fundraising@tynesidemind.org.uk or alternatively you can give us a call on 07748961225, and we’ll be more than happy to help.

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