Pre-Entry Queries

Why do I get redirected to Let's Do This when entering a Great Run Event?
Great Run has partnered with Let’s Do This to take event entry bookings. The partnership includes the ballot for the Great North Run. When you enter a G...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:25 PM
What is the age limit?
The age limit is determined by the distance of the event Participants must be: 14 years of age or older for a 5K 15 years of age or older for a 10K ...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:26 PM
How will I know when I have secured an entry?
A confirmation message will be displayed on the screen, on completion of the registration process.  A confirmation email will also be sent to the email ...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:27 PM
What is the closing date for entry?
Unless specified on the individual event's website, entries will close at 10am on the Friday of the event weekend or when the event reaches capacity (wh...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:30 PM
Can you enter as a team?
For the majority of our events you can join a Team Challenge. More details about this and the entry form can be found here. You submit payment for t...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:31 PM
Is there a time limit to complete the course?
Unless specified on the events webpage there are no time limits set. We have a few participants that walk the events each year.  Unfortunately we are un...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:32 PM
Can I run with a dog?
No, animals are not permitted in our events. 
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:32 PM
Can I run with a child in a pushchair/sling?
No, children (under the age limit for the event) or unregistered participants are not allowed on the course.   
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:33 PM
I am a wheelchair user - can I enter?
Unless stated otherwise on the event’s webpage, all Great Run events are suitable for wheelchair users.  Please note that unfortunately hand cycles are ...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:34 PM
Can I have a guide/assistant runner?
If you are a visually impaired runner or have a disability and/or medical condition which requires an assistant/guide runner please get in touch with us her...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2023 at 1:34 PM