Great North Run 2021

Prevent Breast Cancer is delighted to be offering charity places in the Great North Run 2021!

Are you looking for a charity place challenge? If you’re up for taking on the Great North Run 2021, you’re in the right place! This running challenge takes place in September in Newcastle – and you can run to raise money for Prevent Breast Cancer.

The Great North Run 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.

Date: 12th September 2021

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