Great North Run 2016

Join the H4H team and take on the world's most renowned half marathon round the streets of Newcastle

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The Great North Run is the world’s biggest and most renowned half marathon. Join the H4H Running Team and 57,000 runners taking on this illustrious route through the heart of Newcastle.

In return, you will experience the famous Red Arrows display as you cross the iconic Tyne Bridge and take in the amazing atmosphere and support that only the Great North Run can offer.

What is more, you will be doing your bit to support our wounded, injured, and sick service personnel, along with veterans who have suffered life changing illness or injury, and their families.

Stats

When: 11th September 2016

Where: Newcastle

Distance: 13.1 miles

Register

Registration for this challenge is not yet available for the 2017 event. Please register your interest so we know to contact you when we have further details.

"A brilliant day and an honour to be part of such an amazing event."
Duncan Hook, Great North Run participant
Support & Contact

As part of the H4H Running Team, you can expect:

  1. A free H4H running vest to wear with pride on race-day
  2. An e-Welcome Pack, including a running training guide, fundraising advice and links to sponsorship forms and online fundraising via JustGiving
  3. Monthly fundraising and training advice 
  4. Support from our dedicated team from the moment you join us through to the finish line, and beyond!
  5. Our H4H Running Facebook Page, where you can meet your fellow runners to share top tips and advice.

Email: sports@helpforheroes.org.uk

Telephone: 01725 514124

Crossing the famous Tyne Bridge in Newcastle is a true highlight!

Get The Gear...

Endurance Running Vest Endurance Running Vest

Endurance Running Vest

Endurance Running Vest

Our very British running vest with a nod to the world famous Union Flag. It is a light weight, practical and essential when training for a challenge or even just going for a leisurely jog! Features flat lock stitching for ultimate comfort.

100% polyester. Machine washable.

Running Shorts Running Shorts

Running Shorts

Running Shorts

Our lightweight navy blue shorts are great for showing your support whilst out on a run. They feature a comfortable fit lining, fast wicking material, elasticated drawstring waist, internal key pocket, Help for Heroes branding down the side, the Union Flag and Stretcher Bearer logo on the legs.

100% polyester. Machine washable.

 

Size Chart              
(in centimetres) XS S M L XL XXL XXXL
Waist (relaxed 1/2 on flat) 34 37 40 43 46 49 52
Hip - 20cm down from top of waistband
(1/2 on flat)
53 56 59 62 65 68 71
Inside Leg 30 30 30 30 30 30 30
Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt

Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt

Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt

Perfect to wear for all sporting activities, our technical T-shirt with it's creative tri-colour camoflage design is comfortable, lightweight and made from breathable fabric.   

It features white Help for Heroes branding across the chest and on the back of the neck and has a handy zip pocket at the rear hem of the shirt. 

100% Polyester. Machine washable.

 

XS

S

M

L

XL

XXL

XXXL

To fit chest “ cm“

96-98

98-100

101-103

106-108

111-113

116-118

121-123

Length from back of Neck to bottom hem

71-73

73-75

75-77

77-79

79-81

81-83

83-85

Sleeve Length

31-32

32-33

33-34

34-35

35-36

36-37

37-38

Stamford Training Shorts Stamford Training Shorts

Stamford Training Shorts

Stamford Training Shorts

Enjoy the great outdoors and get fit and healthy in our navy Stamford Training Shorts. 

They feature an elasticated waistband, pockets at the sides, an internal key pocket, a contrasting red waistband and white Help for Heroes branding printed on the side panels, with blue flatlock stitching along the edges of the text; includes a small logo on the front.

  • 100% Ployester
  • Machine Washable

Measurements in cms

S

M

L

XL

XXL

XXXL

Waist (relaxed ½ on flat)

37

40

43

46

49

52

Back Rise

38.5

39.5

40.5

41.5

42.5

43.5

Front Rise

30

31

32

33

34

35

Inside Leg Length

21

21

21

21

21

21

 

 


Women's Union Jack Running Vest Women's Union Jack Running Vest

Women's Union Jack Running Vest

Women's Union Jack Running Vest

Our Women's Union Jack vest is specifically made for women, providing no gaping around the neck or arm holes; it's perfect for running or any sporting activity. With it's stand out Union Jack design it's both patriotic and stylish.

  • 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

 

8

10

12

14

16

18

20

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chest Size

44.5 cm

47.5 cm

50.5 cm

53.5 cm

56.5 cm

59.5 cm

62.5 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Back Length

67.5cm

68.5cm

69.5cm

70.5cm

71.5cm

72.5cm

73.5cm