Great North Run

12 September 2021

Start Time : 10:40 a.m.
Number of Places : 57,000

The Great North Run is the brainchild of former Olympic 10,000 metre bronze medallist and BBC Sports commentator Brendan Foster. With 57,000 paticipants, it is the most popular half marathon in the world today.

Great North Run Route
The race starts Newcastle upon Tyne and passes through Gateshead on the way to the finish line in South Shields.

Great North Run Entry
* Unaffiliated Runners : TBC
* UK Athletics Affiliated Runners : TBC
* Registration Deadline : TBC
* Charity Places : Runners are advised to contact their chosen charity.

Contact Information
Contact : The Simplyhealth Great Run Team
Address : Great Run, PO Box 1RY, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE99 1RY
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