Great North Run 2024

Experience the world's largest half marathon!

Join #TeamCardio at the Great North Run in 2024. The iconic route will take you through Newcastle, over the Tyne Bridge and on to the finish in the picturesque coastal town of South Shields.

Cardiomyopathy UK running vest Fundraising advice from our dedicated fundraising team Training Videos and plan from our team coach Post-race reception at a venue near the finish line so you can celebrate with your friends and family Post-race shower and massage Cheer stations to encourage you along the way
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Secure your charity place with #TeamCardio:

We'd love for you to join our team for the Great North Run 2024! Pay a registration fee of £35 and pledge to raise a minimum of £450 for Cardiomyopathy UK to guarantee your place at this popular event.

Apply for a charity place


Join #TeamCardio with your own place:

If you're successful in gaining a place through the general ballot, you can still join #TeamCardio. We'd love you to join our team as an own place runner. You'll get all the benefits of a charity place runner, there just isn't any minimum fundraising target. We simply ask you to raise as much as you can!

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Fundraising safely

Many of those who take on half marathons for Cardiomyopathy UK have a connection to cardiomyopathy. We have a policy in place to ensure that anyone undertaking a half marathon through a charity place with us is able to do so safely. To read our policy on fundraising safely, click here

Contact us

If you'd like to speak to a member of our fundraising team, call 01494 791 224 or email fundraising@cardiomyopathy.org.