Great North Run Team Tactics

Fri 27th Jan 2017

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The Great North Run is one of the North’s greatest running challenges and if you are thinking of getting involved Butterwick Hospice want you to have a great experience.

Participating in something so special is always more enjoyable and memorable when you take part with friends, family or your running mates, so why not run as a team and tackle it together?

We invite you to put a team of four or more together and undertake the #TeamButterwick challenge as part of our #RunForButterwick initiative.

There’s an opportunity to generate some friendly rivalry with our other #TeamButterwick entrants and

Butterwick Hospice will be awarding four prizes in the following categories:

  • Best Fancy Dress
  • Fastest Average Time
  • Highest Average Fundraising Total
  • Most Creative Fundraising Activity

There will also be an exciting VirginMoney league table for our teams to get involved with to monitor how each team is performing week-on-week with their training, average times and fundraising totals.

Sign up for #TeamButterwick today on our Great North Run page here. It’s easy, fun and we offer lots of support and exclusive benefits for Butterwick runners along the way.

  • Each runner must pay the required £54 entry fee
  • Each runner must raise £300 in sponsorship to qualify for the prize categories
  • It is each runner’s responsibility to sign up for a place with Butterwick Hospice for a guaranteed Butterwick Hospice Great North Run place and you must clearly state which team you are a member of
  • If your organisation would like to enter more than one team you’re more than welcome to do so, just specify your separate team names
  • There is no limit on the number of team members you can have, but there must be a minimum of four members per team