Sunday, 11 September 2022

Team RNIB Simplyhealth Great North Run runner smiles at the camera

Are you ready to take on the biggest half marathon in the world?

Join #TeamRNIB for the 41st edition of the iconic Great North Run. Take in the Tyne Bridge and finish in the coastal town of South Shields. You’ll get first-class support all the way, helping you to smash your training and fundraising targets. Also, your friends and family can join on the day to cheer you on and celebrate after the race.

Use code GNR50 to get 50% off your registration fee.

Take on this exciting challenge and raise vital funds to help create a world without barriers for people with sight loss.

  • Registration fee: £25

  • Sponsorship pledge: £350

Registration for the 2022 event is now closed. 

Please register your interest for the 2023 event  below. 

Register your interest for 2023 


Got your own place?

If you have a ballot place in the 2022 Great North Run, you can still run for #TeamRNIB and we'll support you all the way. We just ask you to fundraise as much as you can.

I have my own place


Team support

Join #TeamRNIB and you'll receive:

  • Expert fundraising advice and support all the way to race day

  • A digital welcome pack full of fundraising top tips and resources

  • An RNIB running vest to wear with pride as well as cheering t-shirts for your family and friends

  • The loudest and most excitable cheer squad on race day

  • Post-race refreshments and a well-deserved massage

  • Personalised support from the friendliest events team in the game

You'll take part alongside more than 57,000 runners on a 13.1 mile half marathon route. You’ll run through the buzzing streets of Newcastle, over the iconic Tyne Bridge, winding through Gateshead to the finish line on the beautiful South Shields coast. All the while being cheered on by thousands of excited supporters.

This is an unforgettable running event not to be missed.

Any questions? We'd love to hear from you! Call us on our fundraising line 0303 123 9999 or drop us an email at [email protected]