When is the deadline to apply for the Great North Run general ballot?
Anyone interested in applying for a Great North Run place through the ballot must do so by 12 noon on Monday, February 4.
To apply, click here.
It allows runners to apply for a race place, without having to raise money for charity (although they are still free to fundraise if they wish to).
It costs £56 to enter the Great North Run, Newcastle through the ballot. You will only be charged if you get a place, although you have to submit card details with your application.
When and how will I find out if I’ve got a place?
Applicants will receive and email on or before Friday, February 8, to confirm whether or not they have a Great North Run place.
When is the 2019 Great North Run?
This year’s half marathon from Newcastle to South Shields takes place on Sunday, September 8.