Great North Run

  • Date: 13 September 2015 
  • Distance: 13.1m
  • Location: North East England

The Great North Run is one of the world's biggest half marathons.

Starting in Newcastle, the course takes in the iconic Tyne Bridge, goes through Gateshead passing the famous international athletics stadium and finishes in the coastal town of South Shields. Live music, on-course refreshments and thousands of cheering supporters will keep you motivated every step of the way.

Ways to join the Oxfam team...

Apply for an Oxfam place

Sign up now for only £25 and pledge to raise £250 to take part in the 2015 Great North Run with Oxfam - you'll be fighting poverty with every mile!

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Run with your own place

If you have been successful in securing your own place in the Great North Run, use your place to fight poverty.

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Five reasons to run with Oxfam

1A running pack full of fundraising advice and an Oxfam running vest.

2Professional training plans for all levels and abilities.

3A fantastic race day experience.

4Regular support from the Running Team on all race day preparations.

5An enormous sense of achievement by fighting poverty with every mile.

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