Great North Run 2020

Prevent Breast Cancer is delighted to be offering charity places in the Great North Run 2020!

Are you looking for a charity place challenge? If you’re up for taking on the Great North Run 2020, you’re in the right place! This running challenge takes place in September 2020 in Newcastle – and you can run to raise money for Prevent Breast Cancer.

The Simplyhealth Great North Run 2020 is the world’s biggest half marathon, with the route starting in the heart of Newcastle, going across the iconic Tyne Bridge and finishing in the coastal town of South Shields. Over 57,000 runners will be taking part in the race, which promises to be an exhilarating and exciting event.

Date: 13th September 2020

Distance: 13.1 miles 

Cost: £25 registration fee (minimum sponsorship amount of £350)

Location: Newcastle

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Why run for Prevent Breast Cancer?

Prevent Breast Cancer is the only UK charity dedicated to the prediction and prevention of breast cancer – we’re committed to freeing the world from the disease altogether. By running for us you’ll be running to raise money to create a breast cancer-free future.

If you choose a charity place with us, we’ll provide you with:

  • A fundraising pack, including a fundraising guide, sponsor forms and other helpful tools to help you to get sponsorship
  • Support from a dedicated member of our fundraising team
  • A Prevent Breast Cancer running vest or t-shirt (we ask for a small donation to cover the cost)
  • The option to join a WhatsApp group especially for Team Prevent Cancer, so that you can share training tips with fellow runners

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the team on 0161 291 4400 or