Great North Run

Sunday 8 September 2019

Great North Run, photo by padsbrother@flickr CC BY 2.0

Join Team Royal Voluntary Service in 2019 as we take on the Great North Run.

Every autumn over 54,000 people head to Newcastle to take part in the World’s most popular Half Marathon – The Simplyhealth Great North Run. Join them in 2019 and run to raise money for Royal Voluntary Service and the people we support.

Our charity places for this event are now full. If you have a place in the Great North Run and would like to run for Royal Voluntary Service please do let us know.

You'll get a fundraising guide, professional training guides, lots of fundraising support and your very own running top to wear on the day.

Date: 8 September 2019
Location: Newcastle
Registration fee: £25
Minimum fundraising: £350
   
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Why run for Royal Voluntary Service?

By running for us, you will help Royal Voluntary Service in giving even more support to people who need it in our hospitals and communities right across the UK. We rely on the tireless support of supporters like you to help raise the funds we need every day so our volunteers can keep on reaching out with friendship, co-ordinating local social events and giving practical support to older people all over the country.

We’ll support you all the way

What you can expect:

  • A welcome pack full of fundraising materials and tips.
  • Royal Voluntary Service running vest.
  • Regular emails and communication about your event and fundraising in the lead up to race day.
  • Dedicated support from our experienced fundraising team.

Already have a place in the Great North Run?

If you have a place in the Great North Run and would like to raise funds for Royal Voluntary Service, please be sure to let us know you're planning on running!

Photo by padsbrother@flickr CC BY 2.0

Find out more

Join Team Royal Voluntary Service at this event. Find out more today on 0800 731 9197 or email fundraising@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk

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