Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne the 13.1 mile route takes runners through the city centre towards the River Tyne where thousands of people will cross over the iconic Tyne Bridge, where if you're lucky, you might get a glimpse of the Red Arrows passing overhead.

Brainwave has places available for this event which are allocated on a first come, first served basis so please get in touch.  To register your interest, please complete the application form and return to  We request that our runners pledge to raise £500. 

If you have your own Great North Run place and would like to run for Brainwave, we’d be more than happy to provide you with sponsorship forms and a running vest.  We also have places in other running events, to find out more please click here or contact us on the details below.