The world’s leading half marathon, the Great North Run, was first staged in 1981 where just over 12,000 people took part on the 13.1 mile course from Newcastle upon Tyne to South Shields; with entries reaching 57,000 people in 2014.
This year the Great North Run took its place in history as it became the first International Association of Athletics Federations event in the world to welcome its millionth finisher.
The event is broadcast on BBC and attracts a host of world-class athletes. Previous runners include some of the most famous names in distance running; Mo Farah, Paula Radcliffe and Haile Gebrselassie.
If you have a place for the Great North Run and would like us to benefit from your sponsorship then please get in touch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or fill in the contact form and we shall add your name below. It is greatly appreciated.
If you would like to sponsor one of our runners then please click on their name below.
Thank you all for you support!
Our Runners Taking Part in The Great North Run 2016 on Sunday 11th September
Please click on their name if you would like to sponsor them – Thank You!
Also taking part but not online are Peter Walton and Sandra Thornton.
If you are completing a run, parachute jump or just a personal challenge and would like to help us raise valuable funds then please get in touch and we shall setup a donation page for you.
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