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Bupa Great North Run - 13 September 2015

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Where: Newcastle

When: 13 September 2015

 

Guarantee your place now!

The Bupa Great North Run is the world's largest half marathon with over 56,000 runners enjoying the unique atmosphere as the run takes them through Newcastle, Gateshead and South Shields.

At 13.1 miles it is challenging yet achievable – you’ll see as many people aiming for PBs as you’ll see fancy dress – and the sense of pride you will gain from taking part to raise money for charity will make it all the more worthwhile.

How to join in

The ballot for places will open in early 2015 but you can guarantee yourself a Breast Cancer Care charity place right now! 

Guarantee your place now!

How we will support you

When you run with us, you'll recieve:

  • a state of the art running vest

  • a welcome pack full of fundraising and training advice 

  • a training plan and top tips

  •  support and advice from a dedicated member of the sports team

  • regular newsletters and emails to keep you updated

  • a goody bag

  • a fantastic post race reception and refreshments in our marquee at the end of the race

  • fundraising materials.

We hope to welcome you to Team Breast Cancer Care very soon!

 

Guarantee your place now!

The ballot for places will open in early 2015 but you can guarantee yourself a Breast Cancer Care charity place right now! 

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FAQs

Join our team Charity place

Questions

How do I sign up?
What is the minimum fundraising total I have to raise?
Will I receive a vest to wear on the day?
When will my welcome pack arrive?
What happens on the day?
Can I collect sponsorship online?
How do I pay in my sponsorship?
How do I withdraw from the event?
I am looking for accommodation for the event, where is best to stay?
All other questions

How do I sign up?

The public ballot for the 2013 Bupa Great North Run has now closed. If you have your own place you can still join our team and if you missed out, don't worry you can sign up for a charity place. Or you can have a look at our other running events.

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What is the minimum fundraising total I have to raise?

If you have your own place in the race then there is no minimum sponsorship target – we just ask that you try and raise as much as you can. 

If you have one of our guaranteed places then we ask that you pledge to raise a minimum of £300 in sponsorship.

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Will I receive a vest to wear on the day?

Yes! We will be sending out a state of the art running vest or T-shirt to you in the post about a month before race day. Please remember to specify which vest or T-shirt size you would like when confirming your place.

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When will my welcome pack arrive?

We will send out your welcome pack in the post within two weeks of you signing up. While you wait for the pack to arrive, please click on the Fundraising tab (above) for some great hints and tips to get you started.

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What happens on the day?

Please visit our 'Race day' section above or visit the Bupa Great North Run website for all details on what to expect on race day.

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Can I collect sponsorship online?

Yes. We recommend you sign up to Just Giving and follow their easy step by step guide to create your own online fundraising page. All money raised through your page will be automatically sent through to us and allocated to your record.

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How do I pay in my sponsorship?

The easiest way to pay in your money is online. However, you can also send cheques in the post to:

Breast Cancer Care Events
Admail
4161
London
SE1 0ZB

Don’t forget to write your name, Breast Cancer Care number and event name on the back of your cheques.

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How do I withdraw from the event?

You will receive a race pack from the race organizers. This pack will include an official event magazine with deferral instructions.

Complete a deferment slip, and send it to the Race Organisers, Nova International, with your race number and timing chip by using the A5 freepost envelope that the timing chip comes in.

Whether you have a charity guaranteed place or your own place for the Bupa Great North Run, please contact us to notify us you will be deferring.

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I am looking for accommodation for the event, where is best to stay?

Please see the following website for advice on where to stay for your Bupa Great North Run.

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All other questions

For all other questions or queries on the event, please see the Bupa Great North Run website.

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