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Great North Run 2018 (Guaranteed charity places)

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Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 4YD

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Join Action for M.E. for the Great North Run 2018 and help raise funds and awareness for a little understood, life stealing Neurological condition affecting approximatly 250,000 men, women and children in the UK.

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All our places are given in exchange for a promise to raise a minimum of £350, and the payment of a £30 registration fee.

All team members will receive a free running vest, a fundraising pack, support and advice from our fundraising team and will also have the support of their fellow team members through virtual meetups and social media.

For more information contact the fundraising team on 0117 937 6626 or by email.

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What is M.E.?

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.) is a long-term (chronic), fluctuating, neurological condition that causes symptoms affecting many body systems, more commonly the nervous and immune systems.

People with M.E. experience severe, persistent fatigue associated with post-exertional malaise, the body’s inability to recover after expending even small amounts of energy, leading to a flare-up in symptoms. For a quarter of people, their symptoms are so severe they leave them house or bedbound sometimes for years at a time.

As of yet there is no cure for M.E. and little is known about the causes or underlying biology of this condition.

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Town Moor

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 4YD

United Kingdom

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