Date: 8 September 2019
Distance: Half Marathon
Location: Newcastle, UK
Minimum Sponsorship: £320
Attracting 57,000 runners from across the globe, including the likes of Mo Farah, The Great North Run remains the largest half marathon in the world and one the key events in the running calendar.
You’ll set off in the heart of the vibrant city of Newcastle, run across the Tyne Bridge and experience the Red Arrows swoop over you before finishing in the coastal town of South Shields.
Whether you’re a running pro, or a first-timer, the Great North Run won’t disappoint and whatever time you get, you’ll be sure to make a lot of memories that will last a lifetime.
Each of our runners will be supported every step of the way, from training to celebrating your achievement. As part of our team, you will receive:
A support pack with hints and tips to kick start your training and fundraising
An OMS running vest
Regular updates to keep you motivated
Our friendly fundraising team on hand to support you and help you when you need it.
Do you have your own place in the Simplyhealth Great North Run? Email us to join Team OMS and you’ll receive the above support.
We also have half marathon places in London, Manchester and Bristol.