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To stop breast cancer for good by improving early diagnosis, developing new treatments and preventing all types of breast cancer

Breakthrough Breast Cancer

Great North Run

Event Information

  • Start date
    Sunday 13 September
  • End date
    Sunday 13 September
  • Email
  • Phone
    08080 100 200
  • Recommended sponsorship
  • Event type
    • Running


  • Location
    Exhibition Park, Claremont Road Newcastle NE1 United Kingdom

How to take part

The ballot for the Great North Run 2015 is now closed. We have now allocated our guaranteed places for 2015 but if you would like to add your name to our reserve list please complete our form.

Apply for a guaranteed place

If you have your own place with the race organiser or want to find out more information, please complete our enquiry form. We will get back to you within 48 hours and provide you with further details.

Complete our charity run form

About the event

As part of Team Breakthrough you’ll receive:

  • A free running vest and fundraising pack
  • A post-race reception located near to the finish line
  • A massage after the event

With more than 50,000 runners taking part, you’re guaranteed a race experience like no other and the Breakthrough events team will be there to cheer you around the course.

More information can be found on the Great North Run website.

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