The Great North Run 2017

10 September 2017

Newcastle, Gateshead, South Shields

Take on the world's biggest and best loved half marathon and help fund vital asthma research

We have less than 30 guaranteed places left for the Great North Run so sign up today to avoid missing out. The official ballot has closed and confirmed places have been announced, so a charity place with Asthma UK is your best bet for taking part in this fantastic running event.

Registration for this event closes on Thursday 29 June 2017 at 5pm - make sure you claim your guaranteed place as soon as possible.

When you choose to join Team Asthma UK, whether its with a charity place or your own place, you'll get access to our comprehensive support package:

Asthma UK support package

  • Expert training plans and regular newsletters 
  • Personalised Asthma UK running vest 
  • Full time support from the Asthma UK Events Team 
  • Fundraising pack and advice to help you on your journey
  • Post-race reception with a free massage and refreshments   

Are you ready to be part of Team #AsthmaGNR 2017 ? 

Registration fee: £25

Minimum fundraising target: £300

Sign me up for a charity place

Join Team Asthma UK with your own ballot place

If you're lucky enough to have secured a ballot place in the Great North Run 2017, we'd love to have you join the team. There is no registration fee or minimum fundraising target; we simply ask that you raise what you can and you'll receive our full support package.

Join the team with your own ballot place 

For more information, or if you have any questions about the event, please contact us at