Great North Run 2023

ABC UK have places in the 2023 Great North Run - it's a fantastic, friendly, event. Get in touch with us for more information on how to apply for one of ABC UK's charity places and help raise funds to support our much-needed work.    When: SUNDAY 10 SEPTEMBER 2023     Where: Newcastle-upon-Tyne - Gateshead - South Shields The Great North Run is the world's biggest and best Half Marathon! Participants come from across the UK to take part, and the event is televised live on the BBC. For details of the race, see the website here Great North Run - Half Marathon - Great Run Contact us on to ask about an ABC UK place and for more information.  Please note: ABC UK places are intended for those with a personal connection to our work - that is, those with bladder cancer, family members or friends.  We ask that each participant aims to raise £350 to support our work (most of our runners do raise more than that!).  

Ultra Challenge Series!

In these events you can walk, jog or run, it's up to you! These events are perfect if you're an experienced walker or if you have decided to push yourself to your limits. Whether it's along magnificent coastal scenery, or in beautiful open countryside, there's an Ultra Challenge for you. All ages and fitness levels are welcome to take part. You could take on a 100km, 50km or 25km Ultra Challenge along one of 15 great courses across the country, all whilst raising money for Action Bladder Cancer UK. You can take part individually or with friends or a team, but either way there is fantastic support as you and your fellow participants encourage each other to the finish. If you have any questions about the event or registration process, please email  Or see the official website and when signing up for an event, find Action Bladder Cancer UK on the official charity dropdown list.  

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