Great North Run 2018

Get your best time across the Tyne!

Two Scope runners smiling at the start of the Great North Run.
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Date Sunday 9 September 2018
Location Newcastle, UK
Distance Half Marathon

Sign up for the Great North Run 2018

Join Team Scope for one of the world's biggest and best half marathons in the world, the Great North Run. A fully accessible and inclusive event, known for it's vibrant, party atmostphere, it's not to be missed!

The iconic 13.1 mile route starts in Newcastle and takes you through the city centre over Tyne Bridge before crossing the finish line in South Shields. You can then relax at the charity village where you can celebrate with friends, family and fellow Team Scope participants.

Join us to take on 13 miles and make change happen for 13 million disabled people and their families.

Be part of Team Scope in the Great North Run 2018 and you will receive:

  • Ongoing support from our dedicated Events Team.
  • The loudest cheer teams along the route.
  • A huge welcome and refreshments in the charity village.
  • A well-deserved sports massage.
  • A free techincal Scope vest.

I am so pleased to have been able to take part in the run and support your charity. Thank you so much. The cup of tea and the massage were particularly necessary and appreciated!

Robin, Scope runner in the Great North Run 2016

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Information about event fees
Entry fee £20
Minimum pledge £300

I already have a place

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If you've already got your own place with the event organisers and want to raise money for Scope, please sign up here.
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Reasons to support Scope

The money you raise:

  • means we can be there to offer support and advice to disabled people and their families.
  • could help our helpline continue to support thousands of people every year. Last year, we receied over 28,000 enquiries and demand is higher than ever.
  • could help us to bring parents of disabled children together through our online community or local befriending services so they can support each other during stressful and anxious times.


Contact the events team

If you need anything please get in touch.

0207 619 7270
events@scope.org.uk
@ScopeEvents on Twitter

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