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Great North Run 2022

Join Team Mind for the world's biggest half marathon!

11 September 2022

Registration fee

Minimum fundraising target

Minimum age

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Charity place

Got a place already?

Order your Mind fundraising pack and join our team.

About the Great North Run

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 Mind by following the charity place registration form, or use your ballot place to join the team by following the 'register your own place' option. 

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

How we'll support you

Whether you are a seasoned runner or a first-timer, 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 the team:

  • Lots of brilliant fundraising advice and support
  • Regular e-newsletter updates
  • A Mind running vest with your name in iron-on letters
  • A post-race reception with refreshments & celebrations! 
  • A dedicated and experienced Fundraising Officer to provide support and advice along the way

Any questions?

You might find your answer in our FAQs.

Or you can send us an email using the link below or give us a call on 0300 999 3887, and we'll be more than happy to help.

Any questions? Send us an email.

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Where does the money go?

1 in 4

people in the UK will experience a mental health problem in any given year


queries answered by our helplines in 2019–20


people accessed our information in 2019–20

You can find out more about our work in the 2019/20 annual review

and more about our finances in our 2019/20 annual accounts

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