Runners taking part in the Great North Run

The Morrisons Great North Run is the UK's largest race with over 50,000 runners taking part. A huge number of runners will run for charity making this a well-supported charity run.

Great North Run event details:

  • Date: 11 September 2016 
  • Location: Newcastle
  • Event type: Half Marathon run
  • Minimum sponsorship amount: Raise what you can with your own place 

Already have a place? Complete the registration form below to join Team Unicef.

Join Team Unicef

If you have not yet secured your place on the event, you can do so through the running event organiser's website.

Why do a charity run for Unicef?

Fundraising through the Great North Run will make a huge difference to the world’s most vulnerable children.

With your support Unicef can protect millions of vulnerable children around the world. Did you know that £250 protects over 2,000 children from the crippling effects of polio?

Fundraising ideas

Make the most of your running event for charity with fundraising tips and ideas on our fundraising toolkit pages. If you have a question that is not covered, please feel free to contact us via e-mail or by calling 0300 330 5580.