Great North Run Take part in the Simplyhealth Great North Run, the biggest Half Marathon in the world! Please note, we've now filled all our Great North Run places for 2019 but you can still join us if you have your own place! Just let us know by emailing [email protected] If you'd like to express an interest in running for Family Fund in 2020 email us at [email protected] to be added to our waiting list. We'd love to have you with us as part of #TeamFamilyFund, running the world's most iconic half marathon to support families raising disabled and seriously ill children. By taking part in the Great North Run 2019 you will receive: A Family Fund running vest to wear with pride. A fabulous fundraising pack full of goodies to help you reach your goal. First-class fundraising support from our dedicated team. The glory of finishing the challenge of a lifetime.