Great North Run

The UK’s biggest half marathon is back! Join Team CLDF and make a real difference to those we support.

Date: September 12
Location: Newcastle
Distance: 13.1 miles

The Great North run is the UK’s most iconic half marathon and since 1981 has seen over a million runners take to the streets of Newcastle including world famous athletes Mo Farah and Paula Radcliffe. At 13.1 miles long, the course is tough but a challenge on many runners’ bucket lists.

Join Team CLDF in 2021 - Apply for your place now!

We still have a few places in our CLDF team for 2021. If you’re up for taking on this iconic challenge and reaching the minimum sponsorship target of £500, please contact us today at

We’re here to support you every step of the way

As a member of Team CLDF you will receive:

  • An exclusive CLDF running vest and fundraising pack
  • Dedicated fundraising support, advice and top tips to help you hit your target
  • Regular email updates and links with other Team CLDF runners
  • Help with local press and publicity
  • Information and updates on how your support helps change lives
  • The amazing feeling that comes with knowing you’re making a real difference to children living with liver disease

Already have your own place?

Sign up today to get your free fundraising kit and CLDF vest, and support from the fundraising team. Simply email and we shall be in touch.

The difference your fundraising makes

By choosing to fundraise and support Children’s Liver Disease Foundation you’ll be making a real difference to the lives of UK children living with a life threatening liver disease. We rely almost entirely on fundraising from people like you to fund the vital support, information, research and voice we provide. See what your support helps fund here: How We Help

Contact Information

If you have any questions about the event or the application process, email or call 0121 212 6022.