Great North Run 2020

13 September 2020

Newcastle upon Tyne

Join The Junction’s team for the 40th Great North Run in 2020. The Great North Run is the biggest half marathon in the world and this year will be the events 40th year with more experiences and activities. You can be part of this amazing day and run alongside friends, family, top athletes and celebrity runners.

About the Great North Run

This fantastic run will take you from Newcastle city centre to the beautiful beaches of South Shields. You’ll receive support along the route and once you finish you’ll be able to enjoy in the entertain.

2020 places are now open

Can you rise to the challenge and join The Junction’s team? By helping raise money you will be supporting local children and young people within the Tees Valley. Places cost £50 and we ask our runners to commit to a fundraising target of £300.

All runners receive a goody bag from The Junction as well as one of our highly sort after Run for Resilience T-shirts.

To sign up just email with your name, age, and preferred contact method.

Got your own place?

If you’re lucky enough to have a ballot place from the event organisers, we’d still love for you to run for us.

There’s no minimum fundraising commitment, we just ask you to raise as much as you can. You can do this easily by linking your Just Giving page to The Junction’s Just Giving Page which can be found here.

Why join The Junction’s Team

Every year The Junction supports thousands of vulnerable children and young people in our communities so all the money raised will be used to support local people from the Tees valley. Here’s just one story of the amazing work The Junction does to support inspiration children and young people. The money you raise will be used to continue the important work we do and help to ensure local services remain strong.


For more information on the race and to look at the route please visit the Great North Run website.
To sign up just email with your name, age, and preferred contact method.