While money is tight for many households across the North East and wider UK, but with costs rising each pound matters.
Much like last year's event, getting a place in the 2024 Great North Run will cost participants £62 before any travel, accomodation and fuelling for the weekend.
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This is how other half marathons across the nation compare in entry cost. All costs are based on entry at the time of writing for a non-affiliated runner. Most races offer a £2 discount to members of running clubs.