Great North Run 2016 The Great North Run, broadcast live on the BBC, sees thousands of runners take on the half marathon challenge every year. Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne the 13.1 mile course is lined with supporters all the way from the iconic Tyne Bridge, right out towards the coast in South Shields. Since 1981 the world's greatest half marathon has welcomed over one million people across the finish line in and we're looking forward to cheering you on. Run with a friend! BUY ONE PLACE GET ONE FREE We have 12 places available and registration costs just £35 Our team of fundraisers will be with you all the way from helping you sign up and providing all the fundraising support you need to supporting you on the day and meeting you at the end with smiles and goodie bags galore. Be quick to secure your place to run for Cord by emailing Bridget and Angie or calling 024 7708 7777 Booking for this event has now closed.