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Great North Run 2022

Event date: Sunday 11th September 2022

Minimum pledge: £350

Registration fee: £40

Distance: Half Marathon

Location: Between Newcastle upon Tyne and South Shields

Join Team Beat and take on the World's biggest half marathon to help us continue to be there for people affected by eating disorders. Enjoy fantastic views of Newcastle and the coast with huge crowds cheering you all the way.

How can I take part?

You can apply for a charity place with Beat to join our team of runners for the Great North Run, or if you already have your own place through the Great North Run ballot you can let us know. Simply pick the option below:

Apply for a place with Beat

Apply for a charity place today with Team Beat today!

I have my own place

Let us know that you have bought your place directly through the ballot.

If you have personal experience of an eating disorder or current health issues, you should not take part in the Great North Run if doing so could put your health and wellbeing in jeopardy. Applicants who have a pre-existing medical condition, may be required to provide a doctor’s certificate stating they have a suitable level of fitness to participate.

Why run for Beat?

You can find out more about how your fundraising makes a difference here.

We’ll be there to support you every step of your fundraising journey. When you run with Beat, you'll receive:


If you have any questions, get touch with our Sports Community Fundraising Officer at

Health and Wellbeing

Any half marathon is an extremely demanding physical challenge. We strongly suggest that you consult your doctor or clinician before taking part in this event, especially if you have a current or previous medical condition including any experience of an eating disorder. Please also ensure you read and agree to our Fundraising Guidelines.