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Great North Run 2022

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11 September 2022

Registration fee

Minimum fundraising target

Minimum age

Newcastle Upon Tyne

About the Great North Run

The Great North Run is the world's largest half marathon. With an incredible atmosphere, the marathon starts in Newcastle upon Tyne and finishes 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. 

Although charity spaces are now sold out, you can join the Mind waiting list by clicking the Join waiting list button.

By supporting Mind, you can help make sure none of us have to be alone when facing a mental health problem.

How we'll support you

Whether you are a seasoned runner or a first-timer,  we'll be with you every step of the way. We offer all our runners a fantastic support package, and we'll do all that we can to make sure your Great North Run experience is unforgettable.

When you join our team, you'll get:

  • 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 and celebrations
  • A dedicated and experienced Fundraising Officer to help you along the way

Any questions?

Have a look at our FAQs. If you can't find the answer to your question there, send us an email using the link below. Or give us a call on 0300 999 3887. We'll be more than happy to help.

Any questions? Send us an email.

How running helps me cope with my depression - Menna’s story

“Running has helped me through some of the toughest moments in my life. It's given me the most incredible experiences I could ever have dreamed of, so whatever you’re thinking of doing – do it!”

Read Menna’s story

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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