Challenging Disability Through Outdoor Adventure

Great North Run

Date: 10th September 2017

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne - South Shields

Category: Half Marathon

Great North Run

Great North Run

What’s it about

The Great North Run is the world's largest half marathon event, with around 52,000 runners.

The event boasts a fantastic route from Newcastle across the Tyne Bridge and finishing along the coast at South Shields; there’s always plenty of support along the way and look out for the talented musicians at key points en route, to inspire you all the way to the finish line.


How will Calvert Trust Kielder support me

We will provide you with the following:

  • A running vest
  • A fundraising pack including ideas to help you reach your sponsorship target
  • Sponsor Forms

How do I sign up

The entry fee is £54 and we are asking our runners to raise a minimum of £300.

To download an application form for 2017 please click Here or contact Charlotte Gaunt.


Want to run as a team? TeamUP for Calvert allows teams to enter the Great North Run. teams can support or compete with each other around the course whilst sharing a fundraising target. For a team of 5 entry is £270 with a minimum group target of £1,500. For more details and an application form please contact our Fundraising Team.


If you have secured your own place via the general ballot and would like to raise funds for Calvert Trust Kielder please get in touch for a fundraising pack and running vest, we would love to have you on our team.



Charlotte Gaunt

01434 250232


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