BUPA Great North Run - Join Team Orange and run for the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign (Read 14 times)


    Hello to everyone on the Running Ahead forum,


    Why not sign up for something special this year and run the most prestigious half marathon in the world!?


    Lace up your trainers and come and run for us in the biggest half marathon in the world, the 2013 Great North Run taking place on the 15th September . Join more than 50,000 other runners as part of team Muscular Dystrophy Campaign and help us to turn the Tyne orange!

    If you were successful in gaining a ballot place and want to join Team Orange then do get in touch, we’d love to welcome you on board.  If you were unsuccessful in the ballot then do not worry, we have a limited number of guaranteed places for this year's Great North Run. If you wish to register for one of our guaranteed places please complete the registration form.


    To join our team you will need to pay a non-refundable registration fee of £35 and commit to raise a minimum of £300 in sponsorship.

    Our support package

    At the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign we understand what runners are committing to so you can complete this challenge. In return for your amazing dedication, we will support you every step of the way from the moment you sign up. We will give you,

    • A fundraising pack - containing everything you'll need to help you get started
    • Regular training advice from a specialist personal trainer
    • A bright orange 'stand out from the crowd' T-shirt for you to train and run in
    • Continuous advice and support from experienced events team at the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign
    • A post-race reception, just a short walk away from the finish line, where you will receive your well-deserved sports massage and plenty of refreshments to refuel.


    For more information or details about joining our Great North Run 2013 team please do not hesitate to ask.


    I hope to welcome you to Team Orange soon!


    Kind regards,




    Muscular Dystrophy Campaign, 61A Great Suffolk Street, London SE1 0BU


    t: 020 7803 4800